show copp-policy


show copp-policy  [<NAME> | default] [commands] [configuration] [vsx-peer]


Shows CoPP policy settings for a specific CoPP policy. When entered without specifying either a name or the default parameter, shows all the CoPP policy settings that are active on the switch and have successfully been programmed into the hardware.

A warning is displayed if:

  • The active and user-specified applications of a policy do not match.

  • The active and user-specified configurations of a policy do not match.

Command context

Operator (>) or Manager (#)



Specifies the name of the policy for which to display settings. Length: 1 to 64 characters.


Displays CoPP settings for the default policy.


Displays output as CLI commands.


Displays user-specified CoPP settings and not the active settings.


Shows the output from the VSX peer switch. If the switches do not have the VSX configuration or the ISL is down, the output from the VSX peer switch is not displayed. This parameter is available on switches that support VSX.


Operators or Administrators or local user group members with execution rights for this command. Operators can execute this command from the operator context (>) only.


Displaying the CoPP policies defined in the configuration and the active application:

switch# show copp-policy
applied copp_policy_name
------- ----------------
applied default

Displaying the active configuration of all CoPP policies as CLI commands:

switch# show copp-policy commands
copp-policy My_CoppPolicy
    class igmp priority 6 rate 5000 burst 60
    class lacp priority 2 rate 2000 burst 2050
    default-class priority 1 rate 6000 burst 70
copp-policy default
    class acl-logging priority 0 rate 25 burst 3
    class arp-broadcast priority 2 rate 1250 burst 1250
    class arp-protect priority 2 rate 2075 burst 2075
    class arp-unicast priority 3 rate 825 burst 825
    class bfd-control priority 5 rate 850 burst 850
    default-class priority 2 rate 4225 burst 528
apply copp-policy default

Displaying the default policy:

switch# show copp-policy default
class                 drop priority rate pps burst pkts hardware rate pps
--------------------- ---- -------- -------- ---------- -----------------
acl-logging                0        25       3          25
arp-broadcast              2        1250     1250       1250
arp-protect                2        2075     2075       2075
arp-unicast                3        825      825        825
bfd-control                5        850      850        850
default                    2        4225     528        4225