Technical Documentation

forward-rule (Configuring)


forward-rule forward-rule-name {term precedence {from {application-groups [ application-group-name ];applications [ application-name ];local-address address <except>;local-address-range low low-value high high-value <except >;local-prefix-list prefix-list-name <except >;}then {forwarding-instance forwarding-instance; unit-number unit-number;}}}

Hierarchy Level

[edit services ptsp]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 10.2.


Specify the forwarding instance for a specific subscriber or set of subscribers based on the IP address, network, or prefix list. The rule match is applied on the input side.


forward-rule-name—Identifier for the collection of terms that constitute this rule.

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: 2010-04-28