disable ipmcforwarding ipv6

disable ipmcforwarding ipv6 {{vlan} name}


Disables IPv6 multicast forwarding on a router interface.

Syntax Description

name Specifies a VLAN name.



Usage Guidelines

If no options are specified, all configured IPv6 interfaces are affected. When new IPv6 interfaces are created, IPv6 multicast forwarding is disabled by default.

Disabling IPv6 multicast forwarding disables any Layer 3 IPv6 multicast routing for the streams coming to the interface.


The following example disables IPv6 multicast forwarding on VLAN accounting:

disable ipmcforwarding ipv6 vlan accounting


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 15.3.

Platform Availability

This command is available on platforms that support the appropriate license. For complete information about software licensing, including how to obtain and upgrade your license and which licenses support the IPv6 multicast feature, see the Switch Engine 32.2 Feature License Requirements document.