create ldap domain

create ldap domain domain_name {default}


This command is used to add an LDAP domain. The new domain can be added as the default. Older default domains, if any, will no longer be the default since once only one domain can be default at a time.

Syntax Description


Name of new LDAP domain to be added



Usage Guidelines

Use this command to add an LDAP domain.

You can see the LDAP domains added by using the show ldap domain command.

Supporting multiple domains gives EXOS the capabilty to send LDAP queries to gather information about users belonging to different domains but connected to the same switch.

You can add upto 8 LDAP domains.


The following command creates an LDAP domain with the name " and marks it as the default domain:

create ldap domain default


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 15.2.

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.