create tunnel gre destination source

create tunnel tunnel_name gre destination destination-address source source-address


Allows switch administrators to add a GRE tunnel. This command is in-line with adding an ipv6-in-ipv4 tunnel.

Syntax Description

gre Generic Routing Encapsulation tunnel.
destination-address IPv4 destination address of the tunnel.
source-address IPv4 source address of the tunnel.


No GRE tunnels exist in the system.

Usage Guidelines

Use this command to add a GRE tunnel.


create tunnel myGREtunnel gre destination source


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 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.