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AR500, AR510, and AR530 V200R007 Commands Reference

This document describes all the configuration commands of the device, including the command function, syntax, parameters, views, default level, usage guidelines, examples, and related commands.
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telnet client-source

telnet client-source


The telnet client-source command specifies the source IP address and interface for a Telnet client.

The undo telnet client-source command restores the default settings.

The default source IP address of the Telnet client is


telnet client-source { -a source-ip-address | -i interface-type interface-number }

undo telnet client-source


Parameter Description Value
-a source-ip-address Specifies the IPv4 address of the local industrial switch router. -
-i interface-type interface-number Specifies the outbound interface of the local industrial switch router. -


System view

Default Level

3: Management level

Usage Guidelines

Usage Scenario

If the source IP address and interface are not specified in the telnet command, use the default settings specified by telnet client-source. If the source IP address and interface are specified in the telnet command, use the specified settings. Check the current Telnet connection on the server. The IP address displayed is the specified source IP address or the primary IP address of the specified interface.


If the specified source interface has been bound to a VPN instance, the client is automatically bound to the same VPN instance.


# Set the source IP address of the Telnet client to

<Huawei> system-view
[Huawei] telnet client-source -a
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Updated: 2019-05-29

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