create upm timer

create upm timer timer-name


Creates and names a UPM timer.

Syntax Description

timer-name Specifies the name of the UPM timer to be created.



Usage Guidelines

You can create UPM timers with a name. A profile can be associated with eight timers, but a timer can be bound to only one profile at any point in time. You can create a maximum of 32 timers. A name space for the timers is available to help when you are typing the commands.

A UPM timer name must begin with an alphabetical character and may contain alphanumeric characters and underscores ( _ ), but it cannot contain spaces. The maximum allowed length for a name is 32 characters. For name creation guidelines and a list of reserved names, see Object Names in the ExtremeXOS 31.7 User Guide .


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.6.

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