configure bgp evpn instance rd

configure bgp evpn instance evpn_instance_name rd [rd_value | auto]


Configures route distinguishers for an EVPN instance.

Syntax Description

bgp BGP capability.
evpn EVPN protocol.
instance Specifies configuring an EVPN instance
evpn_instance_name Specifies name of the EVPN instance.
rd Specifies configuring route distinguisher.
rd_value Route distinguisher in format <admin>:<assigned number>.
auto Specifes auto-derived route distinguisher values (default).


By default, auto-derived route distinguisher values are used.


The specifies auto-derived route distinguisher values for the EVPN instance "my_evpn":

 # configure bgp evpn instance my_evpn rd auto
Warning: Changing RD value for EVPN instance my_evpn from  to 'auto calculated' instance will be reset


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 30.2.

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 BGP feature,see the ExtremeXOS and Switch Engine 31.7 Feature License Requirements document.