description (fex)

To specify a description for a Fabric Extender, use the description command. To revert to the default description, use the no form of this command.

description description

no description

Syntax Description

description
Description of a Fabric Extender. The default is the string FEX xxxx where xxxx is the chassis ID. For example, if the chassis ID is 123, the default description is FEX0123. The maximum length is 20 alphanumeric characters.

Command Default

None

Command Modes

Fabric extender configuration mode

Command History

Release
Modification
4.0(1a)N2(1)
This command was introduced.

Examples

This example shows how to specify a description for a Fabric Extender:

switch# configure terminal
switch(config)# fex 101
switch(config-fex)# description Rack16_FEX101
 

This example shows how to revert to the default description for a Fabric Extender:

switch# configure terminal
switch(config)# fex 101
switch(config-fex)# no description
 

Related Commands

Command
Description
fex
Creates a Fabric Extender and enters Fabric Extender configuration mode.
show fex
Displays all configured Fabric Extender chassis connected to the switch.