show ipv6 interface


show ipv6 interface <INTERFACE-ID> [vsx-peer]


Shows status and configuration information for an IPv6 interface.

Command context

Manager (#)



Specifies an interface ID. Format: member/slot/port.


Shows the output from the VSX peer switch. If the switches do not have the VSX configuration or the ISL is down, the output from the VSX peer switch is not displayed. This parameter is available on switches that support VSX.


Operators or Administrators or local user group members with execution rights for this command. Operators can execute this command from the operator context (>) only.


On the 6400 Switch Series, interface identification differs.

switch# show ipv6 interface 1/1/1

Interface 1/1/1 is up
 Admin state is up
 IPv6 address:
    2001:0db8:85a3:0000:0000:8a2e:0370:7334/24 [VALID]
 IPv6 link-local address: fe80::1e98:ecff:fee3:e800/64 (default)[VALID]
 IPv6 virtual address configured: none
 IPv6 multicast routing: disable
 IPv6 Forwarding feature: enabled
 IPv6 multicast groups locally joined:
    ff02::ff70:7334  ff02::ffe3:e800  ff02::1  ff02::1:ff00:0
 IPv6 multicast (S,G) entries joined: none
 IPv6 MTU: 1524 (using link MTU)
 IPv6 unicast reverse path forwarding: none
 IPv6 load sharing: none
          0 packets, 0 bytes
          0 packets, 0 bytes