description (osu-config-mode)

Configures the OSU SSID/provider‘s description. This value is returned in the ANQP OSU providers list.

Supported in the following platforms:

  • Access Points — AP505i, AP510i/e, AP560i/h
  • Service Platforms — NX5500, NX7500, NX9500, NX9600, VX9000


description [<DESCRIPTION>|iso-lang <ISO-LANG-CODE> <DESCRIPTION>]


description [<DESCRIPTION>|iso-lang <ISO-LANG-CODE> <DESCRIPTION>]
<DESCRIPTION> Configures the OSU provider‘s description in English. It should not exceed 253 characters in length.
  • <DESCRIPTION> – Specify the description. By default the system configures the name in English.
Note: If configuring description in any language other than English, use the 'iso-lang' option to provide the language code.
iso-lang <ISO-LANG-CODE> <DESCRIPTION> Identifies the language by its ISO 639 language code (for example, ‘chi-chinese‘ or ‘spa-spanish‘). By default the language is set to English. If specifying the description in any language other than English, specify the ISO language code.
  • <DESCRIPTION> – Specify the description in hexadecimal code.


nx9500-6C8809(config-passpoint-policy-test-osu-provider-test)#description "OSU created for testing purposes."
nx9500-6C8809(config-passpoint-policy-test-osu-provider-test)#show context
 osu provider test
  description "OSU created for testing purposes."


Related Commands

no (osu-config-mode) Removes this OSU provider‘s description