vmware (virtual Ethernet interface)

To configure a VMware policy on a virtual Ethernet interface, use the vmware command. To revert to the defaults, use the no form of this command.

vmware dvport DVPort_number [ dvswitch uuid " DVSwitch_uuid "]

no vmware dvport DVPort_number [ dvswitch uuid " DVSwitch_uuid "]

Syntax Description

dvport
Configures distributed virtual (DV) port mapping.
DVPort_number
Distributed virtual (DV) port number. The range is from 0 to 4294967294.
dvswitch uuid
(Optional) Configures the DV switch Universally Unique Identifier (UUID).
DVSwitch_uuid
DV switch UUID in quotes. The ID can be 48 alphanumeric characters.

Command Default

None

Command Modes

Virtual Ethernet interface configuration mode

Command History

Release
Modification
5.1(3)N1(1)
This command was introduced.

Usage Guidelines

This command does not require a license.

Examples

This example shows how to configure a VMware policy on a specific virtual Ethernet interface:

switch# configure terminal
switch(config)# interface vethernet 1
switch(config-if)# vmware dvport 3 dvswitch uuid "nexusDVswitch"
switch(config-if)#
 

Related Commands

Command
Description
show interface vethernet
Displays information about the virtual Ethernet interface configuration.
show running-config interface
Displays the running system configuration information for an interface.