Technical Documentation

mac-address (Accept Source Mac)


mac-address mac-address;

Hierarchy Level

[edit interfaces interface-name unit logical-unit-number accept-source-mac],[edit logical-systems logical-system-name interfaces interface-name unit logical-unit-number accept-source-mac]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


For Gigabit Ethernet IQ and Gigabit Ethernet PICs with SFPs (except the 10-port Gigabit Ethernet PIC and the built-in Gigabit Ethernet port on the M7i router), specify a remote MAC address on which to count incoming and outgoing packets.


mac-address—MAC address. Specify the MAC address as six hexadecimal bytes in one of the following formats: nnnn.nnnn.nnnn or nn:nn:nn:nn:nn:nn. For example, 0011.2233.4455 or 00:11:22:33:44:55.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-20