unconfigure pim border

unconfigure pim {ipv4 | ipv6} {vlan} vlan_name border


Unconfigures a PIM This command is available on the ExtremeSwitching X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, X670-G2, X690, X695, X870, 5320, 5420, 5520 series switches. that has been configured as a border VLAN, which is used to demarcate a PIM domain.

Syntax Description

ipv4 Configures PIM functionality on IPv4 router interfaces.
ipv6 Configures PIM functionality on IPv6 router interfaces.
vlan_name Specifies a VLAN name.


By default, no PIM VLANs are configured as border VLANs.

Usage Guidelines

A PIM-SM domain is created by limiting the reach of PIM BSR advertisements. When a border VLAN is configured, PIM BSR advertisements are not forwarded out of the PIM VLAN. Use the unconfigure pim border command to remove the border functionality of the specified PIM VLAN.


The following command unconfigures a PIM border on a VLAN called "vlan_border":

unconfigure pim vlan_border border


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.0.

The IPv6 configuration option was added in ExtremeXOS 15.3.

Platform Availability

This command is available on platforms that support the appropriate license. For complete information about software licensing, including how to obtain and upgrade your license and which licenses support the PIM feature, see the ExtremeXOS and Switch Engine 31.7 Feature License Requirements document.