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authentication-access-control (MX Series in Enhanced LAN Mode)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 14.2 for MX240, MX480, and MX960 routers in enhanced LAN mode.


Configure an authenticator for 802.1X and captive-portal authentication.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.


You cannot configure 802.1X user authentication on interfaces that have been enabled for Q-in-Q tunneling.


No static MAC address or VLAN is configured.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

routing-control—To add this statement to the configuration.