interface ethernet

To enter interface configuration mode for an Ethernet IEEE 802.3 interface, use the interface ethernet command.

interface ethernet [ chassis_ID /] slot / port

Syntax Description

chassis_ID
(Optional) Specifies the Fabric Extender chassis ID. The chassis ID is from 100 to 199.
slot
Slot number in the chassis. The slot number is from 1 to 255.
port
Port number within a particular slot. The port number is from 1 to 128.

Command Default

None

Command Modes

Global configuration mode

Command History

Release
Modification
4.0(0)N1(1a)
This command was introduced.
4.0(1a)N2(1)
This command was modified to provide the chassis ID argument.

Examples

This example shows how to enter configuration mode for Ethernet interface 1/4:

switch# configure terminal
switch(config)# interface ethernet 1/4
switch(config-if)#
 

Related Commands

Command
Description
show interface ethernet
Displays various parameters of an Ethernet IEEE 802.3 interface.