Fail to Wire / LAN Bypass

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Fail to wire can be configured in the CLI using the system platform command.


system platform - Change LAN bypass on power off settings.

system platform display | show [working | running] [out]
system platform modify [pair1 ENABLED] [pair2 ENABLED]

ENABLED := { enable | disable }

system platform modify pair1 enable

Hardware Support

Fail to wire support is dependent on hardware.  The table below shows which ports and modes are supported on each hardware platform.

Serial Number Pair1 Ports  Pair2 Ports Pair3 Ports Off-mode Bypass Run-time Bypass Just-on Bypass
00770xxx 3 & 4 5 & 6 n/a Yes No No
00270xxx 1 & 2 3 & 4 n/a Yes Yes Yes
00450xxx 1 & 2 3 & 4 5 & 6 Yes Yes Yes
00460xxx 3 & 4 5 & 6 n/a Yes Yes Yes
00550xxx 7 & 8 5 & 6 3 & 4 Yes Yes Yes


Off-mode Bypass: port pair passes traffic when the Ecessa device is powered off

Run-time Bypass: port pair passes traffic when the Ecessa device is powered on

Just-on Bypass: port pair passes traffic while the Ecessa device is booting and stops when boot is complete

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