Configures a Bonjour GW Query Forwarding policy and enters its configuration mode. When created and applied, this policy enables forwarding of Bonjour queries across VLANs.

Supported in the following platforms:

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


bonjour-gw-query-forwarding-policy <POLICY-NAME>


bonjour-gw-query-forwarding-policy <POLICY-NAME>
<POLICY-NAME> Specify the Bonjour GW Query Forwarding policy name. If the policy does not exist, it is created.

In the Bonjour GW Query Forwarding policy configuration mode, specify the ‘from‘ and ‘to‘ VLAN(s). The from-vlans option configures the VLAN(s) that are the source of the Bonjour queries. The to-vlans option configures the destination VLAN(s) that can access the Bonjour queries.

To associate a Bonjour GW Query Forwarding policy with a device or profile, in the profile/device configuration mode, execute the
use > bonjour-gw-query-forwarding-policy > <POLICY-NAME>
command. For more information, see use (profile/device-config-mode-commands).


nx9500-6C8809(config)#bonjour-gw-query-forwarding-policy test
(config-bonjour-gw-query-forwarding-policy) commands:
  forward-bonjour-query  Forwards bonjour query across vlans
  no                     Negate a command or set its defaults

  clrscr                 Clears the display screen
  commit                 Commit all changes made in this session
  do                     Run commands from Exec mode
  end                    End current mode and change to EXEC mode
  exit                   End current mode and down to previous mode
  help                   Description of the interactive help system
  revert                 Revert changes
  service                Service Commands
  show                   Show running system information
  write                  Write running configuration to memory or terminal


Related Commands

no Removes an existing Bonjour GW Query Forwarding policy