To disable a port by waiting for the active services on the specified port to terminate, use the busyout command in port configuration mode. To reenable the ports, use the no form of this command.


no busyout

no busyout

This command has no arguments or keywords.

Command Default

Busyout is not enabled.

Command Modes

Port configuration

Command History

Release Modification
12.1(1)XD This command was introduced on the Cisco AS5400.
12.1(3)T This command was implemented on the Cisco AS5800.
12.1(5)XM1 This command was implemented on the Cisco AS5350.
12.2(11)T This command was integrated into Cisco IOS Release 12.2(11)T.

Usage Guidelines

The busyout command disables a port by waiting for the active services on the specified port to terminate. Use the no form of this command to reenable the ports.


The following example will disable service processing element (SPE) ports 1 to 10 on slot 1 once active services have terminated:

Router(config)# port 1/1 1/10
Router(config-port)# busyout

Related Commands

Command Description
clear port Resets the NextPort port and clears any active call.
clear spe Reboots all specified SPEs.
shutdown (port) Disables a port.
show spe Displays SPE status.

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