fabric-join

This command is used to join an existing fabric on the switch.

Syntax   fabric-join name name-string switch-ip ip-address [vlan vlan-id] [password password-string] [delete-conflicts|abort-on-conflict] repeer-to-cluster-node cluster-repeer-node name   

Specify one of the following options:

name name-string

Specify the name of the fabric.

password password-string

Specify the fabric password if configured.

switch-ip ip-address

Specify the IP address of the switch joining the fabric.

Specify any of the following options:

vlan vlan-id

Specify VLAN for the fabric.

delete-conflicts|

abort-on-conflict

Specify the action to take when there is a conflict with another fabric.

location-id location-id-number 

Specify the location ID to use for joining the fabric.

Defaults   None.

Access   CLI

History   

Version 1.2

Command introduced.

Version 2.2

 The parameter, vlan, added.

Version 2.3

The parameter, repeer-to-cluster-node, added.

Version 3.0.0

The parameter, repeer-to-cluster-node, deprecated. The parameter location-id added.

Usage   The fabric consists of one or more switches that share an administrative domain. The fabric presents the abstraction of a big logical switch with a single point of management, hiding the complexity of the underlying collection of switch hardware and inter-switch links. Use this command to join a fabric.

Examples  To join the fabric, network-1, with the id, admin, and the password, pizzatime, use the following command:

CLI network-admin@switch > fabric-join name network-1 id admin password pizzatime

See Also   

fabric-create

fabric-info

fabric-show

fabric-unjoin

fabric-node-evict

fabric-node-show

fabric-stats-show