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kalub.j.ashby.mil
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎01-13-2013

FastIron SX800 Increased VE number range?

My SX800 is running router code. I realize you can only use 255 VE interfaces. However, is there a way to increase the range of usable numbers? IE: We'd like to correlate our building numbers to VE. So BLDG 988 would use VE 988. Thanks

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serhat.kahraman
Posts: 61
Registered: ‎12-08-2009

Re: FastIron SX800 Increased VE number range?

yes, there is a way.
But SX supports maximum 512 Virtual interfaces.

You can use below command.(it requires a reload)

system-max  virtual-interface 512

hope this helps,

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