Forwarding Classes Configuration Page Options

  1. Select Configure>Class of Service>Forwarding Classes.

    The Forwarding Class configuration page appears. Table 146 explains the contents of this page.

  2. Click one:
    • Add—Adds a new or duplicate forwarding class configuration. Enter information as specified in Table 147.
    • Edit—Edits the selected forwarding class configuration.
    • Delete—Deletes the selected forwarding class configuration.
  3. Click one:
    • OK—Saves the configuration and returns to the main configuration page.
    • Commit Options>Commit—Commits the configuration and returns to the main configuration page.
    • Cancel—Cancels your entries and returns to the main configuration page.

Table 146: Forwarding Class Configuration Page

Field

Function

Forwarding class name

Displays the forwarding class name assigned to the internal queue number.

By default, four forwarding classes are assigned to queue numbers: 0 (best-effort), 1 (assured-forwarding), 5 (expedited-forwarding), and 7 (network-connect).

Queue number

Displays the internal queue numbers to which forwarding classes are assigned.

By default, if a packet is not classified, it is assigned to the class associated with queue 0. You can have more than one forwarding class assigned to a queue number.

Queue characteristics

Displays the queue characteristics, for example, video or voice.

Table 147: Add Forwarding Class Configuration Details

Field FunctionAction

Queue number

Specifies the internal queue number to which a forwarding class is assigned.

Select a queue number from the list.

Forwarding class name

Specifies the forwarding class name assigned to the internal queue number.

Enter a forwarding class name.

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