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Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 8.4.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.1X48 for PTX Series Packet Transport Routers.


Specify the format of the maintenance domain name.


character-string—The name is an ASCII character string.

none—The maintenance domain name is not used.

dns—The name is in domain name service (DNS) format. For example:

mac+2oct—Name is the MAC address plus a two-octet maintenance association identifier. For example: 08:00:22:33:44:55.100.

Default: character-string

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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