create vman

create vman [vman-name | vman_list] {learning-domain} {vr vr_name}


Creates a VMAN.

Syntax Description

vman-name Specifies a VMAN name using up to 32 characters.
vman_list Specifies the VMAN tag range or VMAN Tag List (Ex: 2-4 or 2,3).
learning-domain Specifies that this VMAN is a learning domain, which supports inter-VMAN forwarding.
vr Specifies a virtual router.
vr_name Specifies a virtual router name.
Note: User-created VRs are supported only on the platforms listed for this feature in the ExtremeXOS and Switch Engine 31.7 Feature License Requirements document. On switches that do not support user-created VRs, all VLANs are created in VR-Default and cannot be moved.



Usage Guidelines

For information on VMAN name requirements and a list of reserved keywords, see Object Names. You must use mutually exclusive names for:

The keyword learning-domain enables you to create a VMAN that serves as a learning domain for inter-VMAN forwarding.

If you do not specify the virtual router, the VMAN is created in the current virtual router. After you create the VMAN, you must configure the VMAN tag and add the ports that you want.


The following example creates a VMAN named "fred":

create vman fred


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.0.

The vman_list variable was added in ExtremeXOS 16.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X435, X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, X670-G2, X690, X695, X870, 5320, 5420, and 5520 series switches.