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Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 8.4.

Support for top-level configuration for the virtual-switch type of routing instance added in Junos OS Release 9.2.

In Junos OS Release 9.1 and earlier, the routing instances hierarchy supported this statement only for a VPLS instance or a bridge domain configured within a virtual switch.

Support for logical systems added in Junos OS Release 9.6.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.3R2 for EX Series switches.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.3X52 for ACX Series routers.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 15.1.


(MX Series routers and EX Series switches only) Specify the logical interfaces to include in the bridge domain, VLAN, VPLS instance, or virtual switch.


interface-name—Name of a logical interface. For more information about how to configure logical interfaces, see the Junos OS Network Interfaces Library for Routing Devices.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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