Command Reference

config system secondary

Written for LMS 5.4. Last updated 2017-10-22 13:35:34. Print

Interactive command to configure the auxiliary Ethernet port. Configuration defaults to bonded (Layer2). Choices for the secondary Ethernet include bonded, capture and outband.

Bonded selection will fail over within milliseconds. Fail back will require 30 seconds.

If the selection is capture, the switchport should be configured as a port mirror directed to a specific VLAN or Ethernet port to be analyzed.

Outband will enable the interface when outband operations are proceeding, and bring the interface down when they are suspended.

Command availability

CLI resource: system

Uplogix system: All

LMS offerings: All

Syntax

config system secondary

Usage

[admin@UplogixLM]# config system secondary
--- Existing  Values ---
Type: bonded
Bonding Link: yes
Primary Ethernet Link: yes (bonded active)
Auxiliary Ethernet Link: no (bonded)
Change these? (y/n) [n]: y
--- Enter New Values ---
Type [bonded]: capture
speed/duplex [auto]:
Warning: Remote connections may be lost if you commit changes.
Do you want to commit these changes? (y/n):

In the Uplogix web interface

Inventory > group page > Network > Secondary Ethernet - specific to this inventory group

Inventory > Local Manager page > Network > Secondary Ethernet - specific to this system

History

4.2 - This command was introduced

4.3 – Capture option added

Related commands

  • show system secondary
  • config system bonding
  • show system bonding

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