Technical Documentation

drop-threshold

Syntax

drop-threshold number;

Hierarchy Level

[edit vlans vlan-name dot1q-tunneling layer2-protocol-tunneling all | protocol-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 10.0 for EX Series switches.

Description

Specify the maximum number of Layer 2 PDUs of the specified protocol that can be received per second on the interfaces in a specified VLAN before the switch begins dropping the Layer 2 PDUs. The drop threshold value must be less than or equal to the shutdown threshold value.

Note: If the drop threshold value is greater than the shutdown threshold value and you try to commit the configuration, the commit will fail.

You can specify a drop threshold value without specifying a shutdown threshold value.

Default

No drop threshold is specified.

Options

number—Maximum number of Layer 2 PDUs of the specified protocol that can be received per second on the interfaces in a specified VLAN before the switch begins dropping the Layer 2 PDUs.

Range: 1 through 1000

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.
routing-control—To add this statement to the configuration.


Published: 2009-10-13