Technical Documentation



excess-rate (percent percentage | proportion value);

Hierarchy Level

[edit class-of-service schedulers scheduler-name],[edit class-of-service traffic-control-profiles traffic-control-profile-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.3.

Application to the Multiservices PIC added in JUNOS Release 9.5.

Application to the Trio MPC/MIC interfaces added in JUNOS Release 10.1.


For an Enhanced IQ PIC, Multiservices PIC, or a Trio MPC/MIC interface, determine the percentage of excess bandwidth traffic to share.


percentage—Percentage of the excess bandwidth to share.

Range: 0 through 100 percent

value—Proportion of the excess bandwidth to share. Option available at the [edit class-of-service traffic-class-profiles traffic-control-profile-name] hierarchy level only.

Range: 0 through 1000

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-15