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sys sflow receiver(1)					BIG-IP TMSH Manual				     sys sflow receiver(1)

       receiver - Manages sFlow receivers configured on the BIG-IP system.

       sys sflow

       Configure the receiver component within the sys sflow module using the syntax shown in the following sections.

	create receiver [name]
	modify receiver [name]
	   address [ip address]
	   app-service [[string] | none]
	   description [string]
	   max-datagram-size [integer]
	   port [ip port]
	   state [disabled | enabled]

	list receiver
	list receiver [ [ [name] | [glob] | [regex] ] ... ]

	delete receiver [name]

       You can use the receiver component to create, delete, list, or modify an sFlow receiver object on the BIG-IP system.

       Note: You can add an sFlow receiver to the BIG-IP system, only if you are assigned either the Resource Administrator or
       Administrator user role.

       create receiver my_receiver address

       Creates an sFlow receiver object named my_receiver with an IP address of, where the port, max-datagram-size,
       and state options are set to default values.

       create receiver my_receiver address port 1234 state enabled

       Creates an sFlow receiver object named my_receiver with an IP address of, a port of 1234, and the max-datagram-
       size option set to default value. The state of the receiver is enabled.

       modify receiver my_receiver state enabled

       Changes the state of sFlow receiver object named my_receiver to enabled.

	    Specifies the IP address on which the sFlow receiver listens for UDP datagrams. This option is required for the create

	    Specifies the name of the application service to which the object belongs. The default value is none. Note: If the
	    strict-updates option is enabled on the application service that owns the object, you cannot modify or delete the
	    object. Only the application service can modify or delete the object.

	    User defined description.

       glob Displays the items that match the glob expression. See help glob for a description of glob expression syntax.

	    Specifies the maximum size in bytes of the UDP datagram the sFlow receiver accepts. The default value is 1400.

       name Specifies a unique name for the component. This option is required for the commands create, delete, and modify.

       port Specifies the port on which the sFlow receiver listens for UDP datagrams. The default value is the standard sFlow
	    port, 6343.

	    Displays the items that match the regular expression. The regular expression must be preceded by an at sign (@[regular
	    expression]) to indicate that the identifier is a regular expression. See help regex for a description of regular
	    expression syntax.

	    Specifies the state of the receiver. The sFlow samples will be collected and sent to the receiver when enabled. The
	    default value is disabled.

       create, delete, glob, list, modify, regex, tmsh

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