create eaps

create eaps name


Creates an EAPS (Extreme Automatic Protection Switching) domain with the specified name.

Syntax Description

name Specifies the name of an EAPS domain to be created. Can be up to 32 characters in length.



Usage Guidelines

An EAPS domain name must begin with an alphabetical character and may contain alphanumeric characters and underscores (_), but it cannot contain spaces. The maximum allowed length for a name is 32 characters. For name creation guidelines and a list of reserved names, see Object Names in the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide.


The following command creates EAPS domain eaps_1:

create eaps eaps_1


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.0.

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.