Technical Documentation



aps {advertise-interval milliseconds;annex-bauthentication-key key;force;hold-time milliseconds;lockout;neighbor address;paired-group group-name;preserve-interface;protect-circuit group-name;request;revert-time seconds;switching-mode (bidirectional | unidirectional);working-circuit group-name;}

Hierarchy Level

[edit interfaces interface-name sonet-options]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


Configure Automatic Protection Switching (APS) on the router.

For DS3 channels on a channelized OC12 interface, configure APS on channel 0 only. If you configure APS on channels 1 through 11, it is ignored.

The statements are explained separately.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-20