enable l2vpn sharing

enable l2vpn sharing


Enables LSP sharing for Layer 2 VPN pseudowires .

Syntax Description

This command has no keywords or arguments.



Usage Guidelines

This command enables LSP sharing for L2VPN PWs. When LSP sharing is enabled, up to 16 named LSPs are used for a PW. When LSP sharing is disabled, only 1 named LSP is used for a PW.

If LSP Sharing is disabled, and more than 1 Transport LSP is programmed into HW, all but 1 Transport LSP is removed from HW, and the configuration is preserved. If LSP Sharing is enabled, and more than 1 Transport LSP was previously configured, the remaining LSPs is programmed into HW as they become available for use.


The following command enables LSP sharing for L2VPN PWs:

enable l2vpn sharing


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 15.4.

Platform Availability

This command is available only on the platforms that support MPLS as described in the Switch Engine 32.3 Feature License Requirements document.