Technical Documentation

Swapping Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) Devices

To swap SFPs, perform the following tasks:

  1. Log in as the root user.
  2. Start the CLI.
    root# cliroot@>
  3. Enter configuration mode.
    configure [edit]root@#
  4. Administratively disable the interface:
    [edit]root@# set interface name disable
  5. Commit the configuration.
    [edit]root@# commit
  6. Physically remove and reinsert the SFP.
  7. Set the configuration of the interface:
    [edit]root@# set interface name gigether-options no-auto-negotiation
  8. Commit the configuration.
    [edit]root@# commit
  9. Administratively enable the interface:
    [edit]root@# delete interface name disable
  10. Commit the configuration.
    [edit]root@# commit

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Published: 2010-06-14

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