Manual Chapter : Configure a port profile from the CLI

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  • 1.7.0, 1.5.2, 1.5.1, 1.5.0, 1.4.0, 1.3.2, 1.3.1, 1.3.0, 1.2.0, 1.1.1, 1.1.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.0
Manual Chapter

Configure a port profile from the CLI

You can configure port profiles for the interfaces on the system from the CLI.
  1. Log in to the command line interface (CLI) of the system using an account with admin access.
    When you log in to the system, you are in user (operational) mode.
  2. Change to config mode.
    The CLI prompt changes to include
  3. Change the port profile configuration.
    port-profiles config mode [
    In this example, you configure the port profile to use the 4x25G mode:
    appliance-1(config)# port-profiles config mode 4x25G
  4. Commit the configuration changes.
Changing the mode for a port profile reboots the system, and then removes stale interfaces and any references to stale interfaces from your configuration. You must reconfigure any previously-configured protocols to use your modified port profile.