Technical Documentation

interface (Accounting or Sampling)


interface interface-name {engine-id number;engine-type number;source-address address;}

Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Specify the output interface for sending copies of packets elsewhere to be analyzed.


engine-id number—Identity of the accounting interface.

engine-type number—Type of this accounting interface.

interface-name—Name of the accounting interface.

source-address address—Address used for generating packets.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-15