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    forward interface


    [ no ] [ suspend ] forward [ interface interfaceType interfaceSpecifier
    [ next-hop nextHop [ ignore-default-route ] ] [ order orderValue ] ]

    Release Information

    Command introduced before JunosE Release 7.1.0.


    Defines a rule to forward all packets that match the current classifier control list. The no version removes the rule from the policy list; the suspend version temporarily suspends the forward rule; the no suspend version resumes application of a suspended rule.

    Note: The forward interface command replaces the next-interface command, which may be removed completely in a future release.


    • interfaceType—Interface type; see Interface Types and Specifiers
    • interfaceSpecifier—Particular interface; format varies according to interface type; see Interface Types and Specifiers
    • nextHop—Next-hop IP address
    • ignore-default-route—Ignores the default route as a consideration for the next hop
    • orderValue—Order of this forward rule within the single classifier; in the range 1–32767; default value is 100


    Classifier Group Configuration


    Published: 2014-08-14