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    host-interface interface-name {enable-passthrough;}

    Hierarchy Level

    [edit services app-engine virtual-machines instance instance-name interface interface-name]

    Release Information

    Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.3.


    Configure a particular virtual machine (VM) interface as a host interface. Every interface in a VM is associated with either a bridge interface or a host interface. The host-interface configuration statement is configured only in the case that VT-d mode is enabled.


    host-interface interface-name

    Required for VT-d mode. Name of the host interface that has VT-d mode enabled.

    The remaining statement is explained separately.

    Required Privilege Level

    system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

    Published: 2014-04-04