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lmi (Ethernet OAM)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.5.


On routers with ge, xe, or ae interfaces, configure an OAM Ethernet Local Management Interface (E-LMI).


On MX Series routers, E-LMI is supported on Gigabit Ethernet (ge), 10-Gigabit Ethernet (xe), and Aggregated Ethernet (ae) interfaces configured on MX Series routers with DPC only.


status-counter count—Status counter (N393), defaults to 4.

interface name—Polling verification timer (T392), defaults to 15 seconds.

uni-id uni-name—(Optional) Defaults to the physical interface name.

status-counter number—(Optional) Defaults to a global value.

polling-verification-timer value—(Optional) Defaults to a global value.

evc-map-type (all-to-one-bundling | bundling | service-multiplexing)—Specify the Ethernet virtual connection (EVC) map type.

evc evc-name—Specify the name of the EVC.

default-evc—Set the specified EVC as the default EVC.

vlan-list vlan-id-list—Specify a group of VLANs to assign to the EVC.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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