Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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interfaces dataplane <interface-name> vif <vif-id> disable-link-detect

Directs a vif not to detect physical link-state changes.

set interfaces dataplane interface-name vif vif-id disable-link-detect
delete interfaces dataplane interface-name vif vif-id disable-link-detect
show interfaces dataplane interface-name vif vif-id

A vif detects physical link-state changes.

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.

Configuration mode


interfaces {    
    dataplane interface-name {
       vif vif-id {
           disable-link-detect
       }
    }
}

Use this command to direct a vif not to detect physical state change to the underlying Data plane link (for example, when a cable is unplugged).

Use the set form of this command to disable detection of physical link-state changes for a vif.

Use the delete form of this command to enable detection of physical link-state changes for a vif.

Use the show form of this command to display whether detection of physical link-state changes is disabled or enabled on a vif.