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excess-rate (Schedulers)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 13.2X50-D10 for EX Series switches.


(EX4300 switches only) Specify the percentage of excess bandwidth traffic to share.


Excess bandwidth is shared in proportion to the configured transmit rate of each queue.


  • percent—Percentage of the excess bandwidth to share.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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