set bridge mode

Use this command to change the mode of the switch for bridging of customer traffic through a provider network.


set bridge mode {customer-bridge | provider-bridge}


customer-bridge The default mode of bridging and routing external C-VLANs via C-TAGs.
provider-bridge Provider bridge mode enables tunneling in the provider network by adding S-TAGs to C-VLANs and transporting them as dedicated service VLANs.


Customer-bridge mode is the default bridge mode.


All command modes.


To clear provider bridge mode, run this command with the customer-bridge option.


This example shows how to set the bridge mode for configuring a tunnel for customer traffic:

System(rw)->set bridge mode provider-bridge

This example shows how to clear bridge mode and return to the default bridge mode:

System(rw)->set bridge mode customer-bridge