Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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interfaces dataplane <interface-name> vif <vif-id> description <description>

Describes a description for a vif.

set interfaces dataplane interface-name vif vif-id description description
delete interfaces dataplane interface-name vif vif-id description
show interfaces dataplane interface-name vif vif-id description
interface-name
The name of a data plane interface. For more information about the supported interface name formats, refer to Data Plane Interface.
vif-id
The ID of a vif. The ID ranges from 1 through 4094.
description
A description of the vif.

Configuration mode


interfaces {
   dataplane interface-name {
      vif vif-id {
         description description
      }
   }
}

Use this command to describe a vif.

Use the set form of this command to describe a vif.

Use the delete form of this command to delete the description of a vif.

Use the show form of this command to display the description of a vif.