enable stacking-support

enable stacking-support

Description

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

Syntax Description

This command does not have additional syntax.

Default

Disabled.

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.

Example

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.

History

This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.2.

Platform Availability

This command is available on all platforms.