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location (LLDP-MED)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 11.1 for QFX Series switches.


For Link Layer Discovery Protocol–Media Endpoint Discovery (LLDP-MED), configure the location information. Location information is advertised from the switch to the MED. This information is used during emergency calls to identify the location of the MED.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.




co-ordinateGeographical coordinates for the location of the MED.

Values: Specify these values:

  • lattitude latitude—Latitude value for the location.

  • longitude longitude—Longitude value for the location.

Range: 0 through 360 degrees for both the latitude and longitude values.

elin elinConfigure the Emergency Line Identification Number (ELIN) as part of the location information. The ELIN is a 10-digit telephone number, including the area code.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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