disable stpd

disable stpd {stpd_name}


Disables the STP protocol on a particular STPD or for all STPDs.

Syntax Description

stpd_name Specifies an STPD name on the switch.



Usage Guidelines

After you have created the STPD with a unique name, the keyword stpd is optional.

If you want to disable the STP protocol for all STPDs, do not specify an STPD name.

In an MSTP environment, you cannot delete or disable a CIST if any of the MSTIs are active in the system.


The following command disables an STPD named purple_st:

disable stpd purple_st

The following command disables the STP protocol for all STPDs on the switch:

disable stpd


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

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.