UBNT AirFiber CLI Commands (AF-5x)

UBNT AirFiber CLI Commands (AF-5x)

Here are all of the commands that you can issue on an Ubiquiti AirFiber Radio from an ssh terminal connection. I found myself always googling and digging through the ubiquiti forum to try and find the command I needed. I compiled all the known AirFiber commands here in one place. Enjoy!


af status – Prints AirFiber radio operational status.

Possible statuses are master-syncing, master-beaconing, master-operational, slave-syncing, slave-registering, slave-operational.

af af – desc

af signal – Prints radio output power, radio RX power, RSSI, and radio temperature in celcius

af log – Print RF link events

af emac – Print radio counters, statistics

af get getlist – Print list of variables that can be used with af get|set

airfiberbox stat_main

ifconfig – Print interface info including IP address

route print – Print Route Table

cat /var/log/messages – Print the Log

uname – Print linux kernel version information and hostname

2 Replies to “UBNT AirFiber CLI Commands (AF-5x)”

  1. Great list. I’m looking to factory default a unit, but I don’t yet have access to it. I’m assuming af reset will factory default the unit?

    1. Kevin,

      The default configuration file is located at /etc/default.cfg

      Warning: This is untested by me so use at your own risk!

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