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create filter
The command create filter creates a new filter using Berkeley Packet Filter (BPF). The BPF implemented has been extended to enhance its functionality. A quick reference of the BPF syntax can be viewed by typing 'help filter'.
 
Usage
create filter <"FilterName"> <"FilterString"> ["FilterDesc"]
 
 
Parameters
Parameter
Description
FilterName
The case-sensitive name of the filter.
FID
The ID of the filter. The ID is a numeric value associated with the name. When referencing the filter, you may use either the name or ID.
FilterDesc
The filter description is optional and appears in the Filters list.
If it contains a space character, the entire string must be enclosed in quotes.
NewFilterName
The filter's new name.
FilterString
A filter that conforms to the BPF syntax. See help filter for more details about BPF.
 
 
Examples
matrix_host(layout_name)# create filter filter1 "ip src host 10.0.64.31" "This is the description of filter1"