Setting mtu to 9000 in SEFOS returns error "Invalid MTU value for this interface type" (Doc ID 2289609.1)

Last updated on JULY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Switch ES1-24 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to set the MTU to 9000, the error message "% Invalid MTU value for this interface type" is returned.

SEFOS# show run int ex 0/5

#Building configuration...
interface extreme-ethernet 0/5
mtu 1522
speed 100<--------------------------------Current configuration
switchport ingress-filter

SEFOS(config)# int ex 0/5
SEFOS(config-if)# mtu 9000
% Invalid MTU value for this interface type<------Error message returned

Cause

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