disable iparp refresh

disable iparp {vr vr_name} refresh


Disables IP ARP to refresh its IP ARP entries before timing out.

Syntax Description

vr_name Specifies a VR or VRF.



Usage Guidelines

The purpose of disabling ARP refresh is to reduce ARP traffic in a high node count Layer 2 switching only environment.

If you do not specify a VR or VRF, the command applies to the current VR context.


The following example disables IP ARP refresh:

disable iparp refresh


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

The vr option was added in ExtremeXOS 11.0.

Platform Availability

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