Multicast Group


This command displays multicast group information for a switch.

Syntax   mcast-show group-ip ip-address vnet vnet-name

group-ip muticast-ip-address

Specifies the IP address for the multicast group.

vnet vnet-name

Specifies the VNET name.

l2-net l2-net-name

Specifies the Layer 2 network name.

Formatting Options

format fields-to-display

Display output using a specific parameter. Use all to display all possible output.

parsable-delim character

Display output formatted for machine parsing using a specified delimiter.


Display output in ascending order.


Display output in descending order.

show dups

Display duplicate entries in the output.

layout vertical|horizontal

Format the output in a vertical or horizontal layout.

show-interval seconds-interval

Repeat the show command at a specified interval.


Display column headers or not.

limit-output number

Limit the display output to a specific number of entries.


Display the number of entries in the output. This is useful with vRouter show commands.


Display full values in the output instead of scaled approximate values.


Display integer values instead of mapped values


Aggregate output by specific parameters. If sum-by fields are specified, records that have the same value in sum-by fields are combined and displayed as one aggregate record. NOTE: This option is only available for show commands that collect statistics such as connection-stats-show.

Defaults   Unless otherwise specified, all multicast group membership information for the local switch is displayed.

Access   CLI

History   Command introduced in Version 1.2.

Version 1.2

Command introduced.

Version 3.0.0

The parameter, l2-net, added.

Usage   Hosts and adjacent switches on IPv4 networks can establish multicast group memberships.

Examples  To display all multicast group memberships for the local switch, use the following command:

CLI network-admin@switch > mcast-show

group-ip         vlan      group-id       group-ports     1         28             43      1         27             43     1         26             17     1         25             17     1         24             17      1         23             17     1         22             17