enable ipforwarding

enable ipforwarding


Allows switch administrators to enable IPv4 forwarding on a GRE tunnel. This command is in-line with the existing command to configure IPv4 forwarding on a VLAN.

Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or variables.



Usage Guidelines

Use this command to enable IPv4 forwarding on a GRE tunnel.


The following exmaple enables IPv4 forwarding on the tunnel "myGREtunnel":

enable ipforwarding ipv4 myGREtunnel


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).