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system track-interface-tag—Configure a tag to apply to routes associated with a network that is connected to a non-operational interface (on vEdge routers only). Specifically, the tagging occurs only when a vEdge router has been unable to reset a port that has stopped transmitting packets but whose status remains Up. This error is reported by the "PCS issue detected" alarm.

vManage Feature Template

For vEdge routers only:

Configuration ► Templates ► System

Command Hierarchy

  track-interface-tag number


Set the tag string to include in routes associated with a network that is connected to a non-operational interface.
Range: 1 through 4294967295

Operational Commands

show running-config system


On a vEdge router, set a tag for tracking a non-operational interface, and on a vSmart controller create a policy to send data traffic on an alternate path around the interface:

vEdge# show running-config system
  track-interface-tag 555
vSmart# show running-config policy
 control-policy pcs-policy
  sequence 10
   match route
    omp-tag 555
   action accept
     preference 5
  default-action accept

Release Information

Command introduced in Viptela Software Release 15.3.8 and in Release 15.4.3.

Additional Information

See the Policy Basics articles for your software release.

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