Technical Documentation

drop-profiles

Syntax

drop-profiles {profile-name {fill-level percentage drop-probability percentage;interpolate {drop-probability [ values ];fill-level [ values ]}}}

Hierarchy Level

[edit class-of-service]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Description

Define drop profiles for RED.

For a packet to be dropped, it must match the drop profile. When a packet arrives, RED checks the queue fill level. If the fill level corresponds to a nonzero drop probability, the RED algorithm determines whether to drop the arriving packet.

Options

profile-name—Name of the drop profile.

The remaining statements are explained separately.

Usage Guidelines

See Configuring RED Drop Profiles.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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


Published: 2010-04-15