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apdisconnect

apdisconnect {ap-name <name>|bssid <bssid>|ip-addr <ipaddr>}

Description

This command disconnects a mesh point from its parent.

Syntax

Parameter

Description

ap-name

Specifies the name of the parent AP.

bssid

Specifies the BSSIDBasic Service Set Identifier. The BSSID identifies a particular BSS within an area. In infrastructure BSS networks, the BSSID is the MAC address of the AP. In independent BSS or ad hoc networks, the BSSID is generated randomly. of the parent AP.

ip-addr

Specifies the IP address of the parent AP.

Usage Guidelines

Each mesh point learns about the mesh portal from its parent (a mesh node that is part of the path to the mesh portal). This command directs a mesh point to disassociate from its parent. The mesh point will attempt to associate with another neighboring mesh node, if available. The old parent is not eligible for re-association for 60 seconds after disconnection.

Example

The following command disconnects a specific mesh point from its parent:

(host) [mynode] (config) #apdisconnect ap-name meshpoint1

Related Commands

Command

Description

apconnect

This command connects a mesh point to a new specified parent.

Command History

Release

Modification

ArubaOS 8.0.0.0

Command introduced.

Command Information

Platforms

License

Command Mode

All platforms

Base operating system.

Enable and Config mode on Mobility Master.

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