configure cfm segment timeout

configure cfm segment segment_name timeout msec


Configures the timeout for a segment.

Syntax Description


An alpha numeric string identifying the segment name.


Specifies the number of milliseconds. The range is 1 to 65535.


50 milliseconds.

Usage Guidelines

Use this command to configure the timeout value for the reception of a DMR frame. If a DMR frame is not received within this specified time, that frame is considered as an errored frame, and if the number of errored frames reaches the alarm threshold of the current window size, an alarm is generated.

This command is optional, and if not configured, timeout is set to the default.


The following command configures a timeout value of 45 milliseconds for the s4 segment:

configure cfm segment s4 timeout 45


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.3.

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.