delete protocol

delete protocol {filter} filter_name


Deletes a user-defined protocol.

Syntax Description

filter Deletes a protocol filter.
filter_name Specifies a protocol filter name to delete.



Usage Guidelines

If you delete a protocol that is in use by a VLAN (Virtual LAN), the protocol associated with than VLAN becomes none.


The following examples delete a protocol named "my_filter" and a protocol filter named "my_other_filter":

delete protocol “my_filter”
delete protocol filter “my_other_filter”


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

The filter keyword was added in ExtremeXOS 15.5.

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.