configure lldp ports system-description
Configures the LLDP port to advertise or not to advertise its system description to its neighbors.
|all||Specifies all ports on the switch.|
|port_list||Specifies one or more ports or slots and ports.|
|advertise||Specifies to send the information to neighbors.|
|no-advertise||Specifies not to send the information to neighbors.|
Although not mandatory according to the standard, this TLV is included in the LLDPU by default when you enable LLDP.
When enabled, the system sends the following image (from the show version command) in the system description TLV:
ExtremeXOS version 184.108.40.206 v1120b12 by release-manager on Fri Mar 18 16:01:08 PST 2005
The following command configures port 1:4 through port 1:8 to not advertise the system description information to neighbors:
configure lldp ports 1:4 - 1:8 no-advertise system-description
This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.2.
This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X435, X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, and X695 series switches.