Adds a virtual interface to a guest virtual machine (VM).
|vm_name||Specifies the VM to add the virtual interface to.|
|add||Specifies adding a virtual interface.|
|virtual-interface||Specifies the virtual interface to add.|
|name||Specifies adding an optional name to the virtual interface.|
|vf_name||Specifies an optional name (unique within this VM) for the virtual interface to add to the VM.|
|port||Specifies the associated dedicated port (physical function for this virtual interface).|
|port||Specifies the dedicated port number.|
|vlan||Specifies an optional VLAN mapped to this virtual interface.|
|vlan_id||Specifies the VLAN ID tag between 1 and 4,094.|
The maximum number of virtual interfaces that you can attach is 16. The dedicated port specified cannot already be a dedicated port within the VM.
To delete a virtual interface from a guest VM, use the configure vm vm_name delete virtual-interface [name vf_name | mac mac_addr] command.
The following example add a virtual interface to the VM "vm1" on port 7:
# configure vm vm1 add virtual-interface port 7
This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 30.5.
This command is available on all platforms that support the Integrated Application Hosting (IAH) feature and have a Core or Premier license installed. For a list of platforms that support the IAH feature and for information about licenses, see the Switch Engine 32.3 Feature License Requirements .