enable learning vxlan ipaddress

enable learning {forward-packets | drop-packets} vxlan {vr vr_name} ipaddress remote_ipaddress


This command enables learning a remote endpoint.

Syntax Description

forward-packets Forward packets with unknown source MAC addresses.
drop-packets Drop packets with unknown source MAC addresses.
vr VR/VRF instance the IPv4 address is configured on.
vr_name An existing VR/VRF name.



Usage Guidelines

The remote endpoint will receive unknown source frames and the address will be added to the FDB (forwarding database). The configured value is shown in “show virtual-network vxlan remote-endpoint ipaddress <ip>” command.


To enable learning on a remote endpoint:

enable learning vxlan ipaddress


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 21.1.

Platform Availability

This command is supported on the Summit X770, X670-G2, and ExtremeSwiching X870, X690 series switches, and stacks with X770, X670-G2, X870, and X690 slots only.