Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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interfaces tunnel <tunx> description <description>

Describes a tunnel interface.

set interfaces tunnel tunx description description
delete interfaces tunnel tunx description
show interfaces tunnel tunx description
tunx
The identifier of a tunnel interface. The identifier ranges from tun0 through tunx, where x is a nonnegative integer.
description
A brief description of the interface. The default description is an empty character string.

Configuration mode


interfaces {
	tunnel tunx {
		description description
	}
}

If the description contains spaces, it must be enclosed in double quotation marks.

Use the set form of this command to briefly describe a tunnel interface.

Use the delete form of this command to delete the description of a tunnel interface.

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