configure bgp peer-group source-interface

configure bgp peer-group peer-group-name source-interface [any | ipaddress ipAddr]


Configures the source interface for a peer group and all the neighbors of the peer group.

Syntax Description

peer-group-name Specifies a peer group.
any Specifies any source interface.
ipAddr Specifies an interface.



Usage Guidelines

The source interface IP address must be a valid IP address of a VLAN configured on the switch.

Changes made to the parameters of a peer group are applied to all neighbors in the peer group.

This command applies to the current VR or VRF context.

After you enter this command, the switch automatically disables and enables the neighbors so that the changes can take effect.


The following command configures the source interface for the peer group outer and its neighbors on

configure bgp peer-group outer source-interface ipaddress


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

This command required a specific license in ExtremeXOS 11.1.

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 BGP feature, see the Switch Engine 32.2 Feature License Requirements document.