disable vpex auto-configuration

disable vpex auto-configuration


Disables automatic configuration of the Extended Edge Switching architecture (controlling bridge (CB) and bridge port extenders (BPEs)).

Syntax Description

vpex Specifies Virtual Port Extender (VPEX).
auto-configuration Specifies disabling automatic configuration of the Extended Edge Switching architecture.



Usage Guidelines

Auto-configuration allows the controlling bridge switch to detect new BPEs connected to ports not configured as cascade ports, and automatically configure cascade ports, LAG membership, This command is available on the ExtremeSwitching X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, and X695 series switches. ports, and extended slots. This command disables this auto-configuring capability.

To disable auto-configuration, you must first enter VPEX mode (see enable vpex).


The following example disables auto-configuration mode:

# disable vpex auto-configuration


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 22.6.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X465 and X590 series switches.