configure stpd tx-hold-count

configure stpd stpd_name tx-hold-count tx_hold_count


Configures the maximum BPDUs transmitted per second.

Syntax Description

stpd_name Specifies an STPD name on the switch.
tx_hold_count Specifies the maximum number of BPDUs transmitted per second. The valid range is 1–10.


By default, the maximum number of BPDUs transmitted per second is 6.

Usage Guidelines

The transmit hold count is used by the port transmit state machine to limit BPDU transmission rate.


The following example configures the transmit hold count for STP domain r1 to five BPDUs per second:

configure stpd r1 tx-hold-count 5


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 15.7.1.

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.