configure port shared-packet-buffer

configure port port_list shared-packet-buffer [percent | default]

Description

Configures the maximum amount of the shared packet buffer to be used by the specified ports.

Syntax Description

port_list Specifies a list of ports or slots and ports.
percent Specifies the maximum portion of the shared packet buffer to allot. The range is 0 to 100 percent.
Note

Note

On some platforms or I/O modules, the hardware provides a limited number of settings. In these cases, ranges of percentage values achieve the same setting.

Note

Note

You can view the configured percentage value using the show ports port-list info detail command.
Note

Note

You can view the effect of this command using the show ports port-list buffer command.

Default

None.

Usage Guidelines

It is possible to overcommit the shared packet buffer using this command.

Example

The following command sets the shared packet buffer for port 1:1 to 50%:
configure port 1:1 shared-packet-buffer 50

History

This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.5.

Platform Availability

This command is available on all platforms.