enable iproute ipv6 compression

enable iproute ipv6 compression {vr vrname}


Enables IPv6 route compression.

Syntax Description

vrname Specifies a VR or VRF.


If no VR name is specified, the current CLI context is used.

Usage Guidelines

This command enables IPv6 route compression for the VR. This command applies a compression algorithm to each IPv6 prefix in the IPv6 prefix database.


The following example enables IPv6 route compression in the current VR context.

enable iproute ipv6 compression


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.0.

Default changed to enabled in ExtremeXOS 15.6.

Platform Availability

This command is available on the platforms listed for the IPv6 unicast routing feature in the Switch Engine 32.3 Feature License Requirements document.