configure policy invalid action

configure policy invalid action [default-policy | drop | forward]


This command configures what action is taken for an invalid policy.

Syntax Description

default-policy Ignore the result and search for the next policy assignment rule.
drop Block traffic.
forward Forward traffic as if no policy has been assigned via 802.1D/Q rules.




This example shows how to assign a drop action to invalid policies:

X450G2-48t-10G4.4 # configure policy invalid action drop


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 16.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on the Summit X450-G2, X460-G2, X670-G2, X770, and ExtremeSwitching X440-G2, X620, X690, X870 series switches.