type string

Mode: Operational Mode

Description:

The most basic character string type.

To limit the acceptable string pattern, the match statement can be used. To limit the length of the string, the range keyword can be used.

Example:

            command newbie {
                help "Show newbie";
                EXAMPLED_ACTION;

                argument string-entry {
                    help "Test string type";
                    type string;
                }
            }

Display:

        user@router> show example newbie string-entry test string  
                                                           ^
        syntax error.

        user@router> show example newbie string-entry "test string"

        user@router>

See also:

Reference (to programmers guide/style guide):


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