Cisco Nexus 6000 Series NX-OS Fabric Extender Command Reference
A Commands
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A Commands

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A Commands

attach fex

A Commands

This chapter describes the Cisco NX-OS commands that begin with A that are used to manage a Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender from a Cisco Nexus 6000 switch.

attach fex

To access the command-line interface (CLI) of a connected Fabric Extender to run diagnostic commands, use the attach fex command.

attach fex chassis_ID

Syntax Description


Fabric Extender chassis ID. The chassis ID range is from 100 to 199.

Command Default


Command Modes

EXEC mode

Command History



This command was introduced.

Usage Guidelines

Use the attach fex command to access the CLI on a connected Fabric Extender and performing diagnostic commands. We recommend that you use this command only following direction from Cisco technical support personnel.


This example shows how to access the CLI of a connected Fabric Extender to run diagnostic commands:

switch# attach fex 101

Related Commands


show fex

Displays all configured Fabric Extender chassis connected to the switch.