configure mlag peer name

configure { mlag peer } peer_name name new_peer_name


Renames an established This command is available on ExtremeSwitching 5320, 5420, 5520, 5720 series switches. peer.

Syntax Description

mlag Specifies configuring MLAG settings.
peer Specifies configuring aspects of the MLAG peer switch.
peer_name Current MLAG peer name.
name Specifies renaming the MLAG peer.
new_peer_name Specifies the new name for the MLAG peer.



Usage Guidelines

To view changes made with this command, use the show mlag peer {peer_name} command.


The following example changes the MLAG peer name from "mlag1" to "mlag2":
# configure mlag peer mlag1 name mlag2
 # show mlag peer
Multi-switch Link Aggregation Peers:

MLAG Peer         : mlag2
VLAN              :                        Virtual Router    :
Local IP Address  :                        Peer IP Address   :
MLAG ports        : 0                      Tx-Interval       : 1000 ms
Checkpoint Status : Down                   Peer Tx-Interval  : N/A ms
Rx-Hellos         :                        Tx-Hellos         :
Rx-Checkpoint Msgs:                        Tx-Checkpoint Msgs:
Rx-Hello Errors   :                        Tx-Hello Errors   :
Hello Timeouts    : N/A                    Checkpoint Errors :
Up Time           : N/A                    Peer Conn.Failures: N/A
Local MAC         : 00:04:96:9b:f5:cc      Peer MAC          : None
Config'd LACP MAC : None                   Current LACP MAC  : 00:04:96:9b:f5:cc
Authentication    : None

Alternate path information: None


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 32.2.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching 5320, 5420, 5520, and 5720 series switches.