create access-list zone

create access-list zone name zone-priority number


Creates a dynamic ACL zone, and sets the priority of the zone.

Syntax Description

name Specifies the dynamic ACL zone name. The name can be from 1-32 characters long.
zone-priority number Specifies priority of the zone. The range is from 1 (highest priority) to 4294967295 (lowest priority).


The denial of service, system, and security zones are configured by default, and cannot be deleted.

Usage Guidelines

This command creates a dynamic ACL zone. You can configure the priority of the zone in relation to the default zones or to other configured zones.


The following command creates a new zone, called myzone, with a priority of 2:

create access-list myzone zone-priority 2


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.6.

Platform Availability

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