configure flow-redirect no-active

configure flow-redirect flow_redirect_name no-active [drop|forward]


Configures packets to either follow the normal routing table or be dropped.

Syntax Description

flow_redirect_name Specifies the name of the flow redirection policy.
drop Specifies that the packets are to be dropped.
forward Specifies that the packets are to follow the normal routing table.


The default is forward.

Usage Guidelines

Use this command to set a drop or forward configuration for packets to be applied when all configured next hops become unreachable.


The following command configures packets of the flow redirection policy flow3 to be dropped when all configured next hops become unreachable:

configure flow-redirect flow3 no-active drop


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.1.

Support for IPv6 flow-redirection policies was added in ExtremeXOS 12.7.

Platform Availability

This command is available for IPv4 and IPv6 flow-redirection policies on the platforms listed for the Policy Based Routing feature in the ExtremeXOS 32.2 Feature License Requirements document.