create tunnel gre destination source

create tunnel tunnel_name gre destination destination-address source source-address


Allows switch administrators to add a GRE tunnel. This command is in-line with adding an ipv6-in-ipv4 tunnel.

Syntax Description

gre Generic Routing Encapsulation tunnel.
destination-address IPv4 destination address of the tunnel.
source-address IPv4 source address of the tunnel.


No GRE tunnels exist in the system.

Usage Guidelines

Use this command to add a GRE tunnel.


create tunnel myGREtunnel gre destination source


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 15.3.

Platform Availability

This command is available on Summit X460, X480, X670, X770 and E4G, SummitStack, BlackDiamond 8800 (G96T-c, 10G24X-c, G48T-XL, G48X-XL, 10G8X-XL, and 40G6x-xm), and BlackDiamond X8 (all I/O cards).