enable stacking-support

enable stacking-support


This command enables a Summit switch with dual-purpose hardware to participate in a stack.

Syntax Description

This command does not have additional syntax.



Usage Guidelines

The Stacking-Support Option Control column in configure stacking-support stack-ports displays Yes in the rows for switch configurations for which you can enable the stacking-support option.

After you enable the stacking-support option, you must reboot the switch to activate the configuration change.

If you enable the stacking-support option on a switch and reboot, data communications on the data ports listed in configure stacking-support stack-portsstops, and the ports use stacking protocols instead of Ethernet protocols.


To enable the stack ports, enter the following command:

* switch # enable stacking-support
This setting will take effect at the next reboot of this switch.


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.2.

Platform Availability

This command is available on all platforms.