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Command Reference

CloudEngine 8800, 7800, 6800, and 5800 V200R002C50

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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ipv6-family (VPN instance view)

ipv6-family (VPN instance view)


The ipv6-family command enables the IPv6 address family for a VPN instance and displays the VPN instance IPv6 address family view.

The undo ipv6-family command disables the IPv6 address family for a VPN instance.

By default, the IPv6 address family is disabled for a VPN instance.


ipv6-family [ unicast ]

undo ipv6-family [ unicast ]


Parameter Description Value
unicast Displays the unicast address family view. -


VPN instance view

Default Level

2: Configuration level

Usage Guidelines

Usage Scenario

running the ip vpn-instance command to create a VPN instance, you can run the ipv6-family command to enable the IPv6 address family for the VPN instance and perform VPN configurations in the address family view if you want to have IPv6 VPN routes advertised and IPv6 VPN data forwarded.

Follow-up Procedure

Run the route-distinguisher command to configure an RD for the IPv6 address family of the VPN instance. VPN configurations can be performed in the IPv6 address family view only after an RD is configured for the IPv6 address family of the VPN instance.


# Enable the IPv6 address family for the VPN instance named vrf1.

<HUAWEI> system-view
[~HUAWEI] ip vpn-instance vrf1
[*HUAWEI-vpn-instance-vrf1] ipv6-family
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Updated: 2019-03-21

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