delete tunnel

delete tunnel tunnel_name


Deletes an IPv6 tunnel.

Syntax Description

tunnel_name Specifies an IPv6 tunnel.



Usage Guidelines

This command will destroy a previously created tunnel. The command acts on either a 6to4 or a 6in4 tunnel. When the tunnel interface is removed, all dynamic routes through that interface are purged from the system. The configured static routes are removed from the hardware tables and become inactive.


The following example deletes the tunnel link39:

delete tunnel link39


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.2.

Platform Availability

This command is available on the platforms listed for the IPv6 interworking feature in the ExtremeXOS and Switch Engine 31.7 Feature License Requirements document.