Technical Documentation

family (Port Mirroring)


family (ccc | inet | inet6 | vpls) {output {interface interface-name {next-hop address;}no-filter-check;}}

Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

vpls option introduced in JUNOS Release 9.3 for MX Series routers only; support extended to M7i, M10i, M120, and M320 routers in JUNOS Release 9.5.

ccc option introduced in JUNOS Release 9.6 for M120 and M320 routers only.


Configure the address type family to sample for port mirroring.


ccc—Sample Layer 2 VPN traffic.

inet—Sample IPv4 traffic.

inet6—Sample IPv6 traffic.

vpls—Sample VPLS traffic

The remaining 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: 2010-04-15