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vpn 0 interface tunnel-interface bind—Bind a physical WAN interface to a loopback interface (on loopback interfaces on vEdge routers only).

vManage Feature Template

For vEdge routers only:

Configuration ► Templates ► VPN Interface Cellular (for vEdge cellular wireless routers only)
Configuration ► Templates ► VPN Interface Ethernet
Configuration ► Templates ► VPN Interface PPP

Command Hierarchy

vpn 0
  interface interface-name
      bind interface-name


Interface Name
Physical WAN interface to bind to a loopback interface. interface-name has the format geslot/port. Both the loopback and physical WAN interfaces must be in VPN 0.

Operational Commands

show control connections


Bind the physical interface ge0/0 to the interface loopback2:

vpn 0
 interface ge0/0
  ip address
  no shutdown
 interface loopback2
  ip address
   color   metro-ethernet
   carrier carrier1
   bind    ge0/0
  no shutdown

Release Information

Command introduced in Viptela Software Release 14.2.

Additional Information

See the Segmentation (VPN) Configuration Examples article for your software release.

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