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loss-priority level { code-points [ aliases ] [ 6–bit-patterns | 3–bit-patterns ];}

Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.

Statement expanded to apply to EXP classifiers in JUNOS Release 10.1 for EX Series switches.


Specify packet loss priority value for a specific set of code-point aliases and bit patterns.


level —Can be one of the following:

  • high—Packet has high loss priority.
  • low—Packet has low loss priority.

The remaining statement is explained separately.

Required Privilege Level

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

Published: 2010-01-07