configure flow-redirect vr

configure flow-redirect flow_redirect_name vr vr_name


Configures a virtual router for a flow redirection policy.

Syntax Description

flow_redirect_name Specifies the name of the flow redirection policy.
vr_name Specifies the name of the virtual router.


The default virtual router is VR-Default.

Usage Guidelines

Because ACLs do not recognize the virtual router concept, one policy-based routing can be used for multiple virtual routing entries when a 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.-based virtual router is used for one port. This configuration of a VR into a flow-redirect makes a policy-based routing work for a specific VR.


The following command configures virtual router mgmt for flow redirection policy flow3:

configure flow-redirect flow3 vr mgmt


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.1.

Support for IPv6 flow-redirection policies was added in ExtremeXOS 12.7.

Platform Availability

This command is available for IPv4 and IPv6 flow-redirection policies on the platforms listed for the Policy Based Routing feature in the ExtremeXOS and Switch Engine 31.7 Feature License Requirements document.