enable cli xml-mode

enable cli xml-mode


Enables XML configuration mode on the switch.

Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or variables.



Usage Guidelines

This command enables the XML configuration mode on the switch, however XML configuration mode is not supported for end users, and Extreme Networks strongly cautions you not to enable this mode. Use this command only under the direction of Extreme Networks.

If you inadvertently issue this command, the switch prompt will be changed by adding the text (xml) to the front of the prompt. If you see this mode indicator, please disable XML configuration mode by using the following command:

disable xml-mode


The following command enables XML configuration mode on the switch:

enable cli xml-mode


This command was first available in an ExtremeXOS 11.2.

The cli keyword was added for syntax consistency in ExtremeXOS 30.3.

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.