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Configuring the Virtual Management Ethernet Interface for Global Management of an EX Series Virtual Chassis (CLI Procedure)


This topic does not apply to EX8200 Virtual Chassis.

If you want to configure and manage the Virtual Chassis remotely through SSH or Telnet, configure the virtual management Ethernet (VME) interface on the primary of the Virtual Chassis. You can configure and manage all members of the Virtual Chassis through this single global interface by following these steps:

  1. Power on the switch that you want to function as the primary.

  2. Check the front-panel LCD to confirm that the switch has powered on correctly.

  3. Run the EZSetup program on the switch, specifying the identification parameters. See Connecting and Configuring an EX Series Switch (CLI Procedure).

To configure the VME interface: