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Suspends automatic interaction processes, including rules engine, automated jobs, automated recovery procedures, and (from the system context) heartbeat.

Command availability

CLI resource: port, modem, powercontrol

Device makes: 3Com, Alcatel, Cisco, Comtech EF Data, Foundry, Garmin, HP, iDirect, Juniper, ND Satcom, Netscreen, Nortel, Sea Tel, Sun, Tasman, TippingPoint, ppp, server

Modem: All

Power controllers: All

Lantronix Local Managers: All

LMS offerings: All



suspend < off | on > [-duration {0..120}]
Modem, Port:
suspend < off | all | automated | recovery > [-duration {0..120}] 

  • all - Suspends all data collection and automated processes for the port.
  • automated - Suspends all but recovery-oriented processes such as configuration rollback and ROMmon detection.
  • recovery - Suspends only automated recovery and config rollback. Data collection and alerting will continue
  • -duration - Set the suspend duration in minutes. Default is 60 minutes.


[admin@LantronixLM]# suspend
Local Manager automated operations suspended for 60 minutes
[admin@LantronixLM (port1/1)]# suspend recovery -duration 100
port1/1 is suspended for 100 minutes.
All recovery operations are suspended: rommon, config recovery, etc.
Terminal pass-through configuration rollback is suspended.
[admin@LantronixLM (port1/1)]# suspend
port1/1 is suspended for 60 minutes.
All scheduled jobs are suspended.  Log collection is suspended.
To resume normal operations before the suspend command times out, use the suspend command to reset the suspend duration - for example, suspend -duration 1 causes normal operation to resume after one minute.


1.1 - Port level suspend was added.

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