configure vm-tracking local-vm

configure vm-tracking local-vm mac-address mac [name name | ip-address ipaddress | vpp vpp_name] | vlan-tag tag {vr vr_name}]


Configures the parameters associated with a local VM database entry to be used for VM MAC local authentication.

Syntax Description

mac Specifies the MAC address for the VM database entry you want to configure.
name Specifies a name to represent this VM in show vm-tracking command display.
ipaddress Specifies the IP address for the VM. This must match the IP address configured on the VM.
vpp_name Specifies the name of a VPP to apply to the local VM.
tag VLAN (Virtual LAN) tag between 1 and 4094.
vr_name Virtual router name.



Usage Guidelines

Before you configure a VM entry in the local VM database, you must create the entry with the create vm-tracking local-vm command.

Before you assign an VPP to a VM entry in the local VM database, you must create the VPP with the create vm-tracking vpp command.


The following command configures an IP address for the VM entry specified by the MAC address:

configure vm-tracking local-vm mac-address 00:E0:2B:12:34:56 ip-address


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.5.

The ingress-vpp and egress-vpp options were replaced with the vpp option in ExtremeXOS 12.6.

The vlan-tag and vr-name options were added in 15.3.

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.