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Console Commands

PortMode

Use PortMode to control the port framing protocol on the switch when communicating with other switches that use different standards (such as the European SDH type).

SERVER SVC

X X

Operators

modify, show

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Console Commands

Parameters

Input Parameter

Description

Field Size/Value

Default

 

 

 

 

[PortNumber]

Port number on the switch.

ALL, A1...A4,

ALL

 

 

B1...B4, C1...C4,

 

 

 

D1...D4

 

[PortMode]

Physical mode type of the port.

SONET, SDH

SONET

Output Parameter

Description

 

 

[Port ID]

Same as [PortNumber] Input Parameter.

[Frame Type]

Same as [PortMode] Input Parameter.

Descriptions

Operator

Parameters/Permissions

Description

 

 

 

modify

[PortNumber]<portnumber>

portmode

[PortMode]<portmode>

 

Administrator

show

[PortNumber]<portnumber>

portmode

All

 

Sets the framing mode protocol of the specified port on the local switch to that of any other switch connected to that port. However, changing the port transmission mode from SONET to SDH is not supported.

Displays the current framing mode protocol of all ports or a specified port on the switch.

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Console Commands

Examples

switch_prompt #

modify portmode

PortNumber(ALL)

: a1

PortMode(SONET)

: sdh

switch_prompt #

 

switch_prompt #

show portmode

PortNumber(ALL)

:

Port ID Frame

Type

============================================================================

A1

SDH

A2

SONET

A3

SONET

A4

SONET

B1

SONET

B2

SONET

B3

SONET

B4(CPU)

SONET

C1

SONET

C2

SONET

C3

SONET

C4

SONET

D1

SONET

D2

SONET

D3

SONET

D4

SONET

switch_prompt #

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