Network OS Administration Guide

Supporting Network OS 6.0.1a

Part Number: 53-1003768-04

Setting Fibre Channel port speed

This procedure sets the ports speed to 4, 8, or 16 Gbps, or to autonegotiate (the default value).

  1. In privileged EXEC mode, enter the configure terminal command to enter global configuration mode.
  2. Enter the interface FibreChannel rbridge-id/slot/port command for the port on which you want to set the speed.

    A configuration submode prompt appears.

  3. Enter the speed command followed by the desired speed in Gbps.

    The following example sets the port speed to 4 Gbps.

    switch# configure terminal
    Entering configuration mode terminal
    switch(config)# interface FibreChannel 8/0/1
    switch(config-FibreChannel-8/0/1)# speed 4