configure erps add control vlan

configure erps ring-name add control {vlan} vlan_name


Add a control VLAN (Virtual LAN) on the ERPS (Ethernet Ring Protection Switching) ring.

Syntax Description

ring-name Alphanumeric string that identifies the ERPS ring.
control VLAN that carries ERPS control traffic.
vlan_name Alphanumeric string identifying the VLAN to be used for control traffic.



Usage Guidelines

Use this command to add a control VLAN on the ERPS ring. This is the VLAN that carries ERPS control traffic.



Other VLAN types such as VMAN, SVLAN, CVLAN and BVLAN will not be used for control traffic. A control VLAN cannot be deleted from a ring that has CFM configured.


The following command adds a control VLAN named “vlan10” to an ERPS ring named “ring1”:

configure erps ring1 add control vlan vlan10


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 15.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on all platforms supported in 12.6 and forward that are running ExtremeXOS.