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maintenance-association ma-name {short-name-format (character-string | vlan | 2octet | rfc-2685-vpn-id);continuity-check {hold-interval minutes;interval (10m | 10s | 1m | 1s| 100ms);loss-threshold number;}mep mep-id {auto-discovery;direction (up | down);interface interface-name;lowest-priority-defect (all-defects | err-xcon | mac-rem-err-xcon | no-defect | rem-err-xcon |xcon );priority number;remote-mep mep-id {action-profile profile-name;}}}

Hierarchy Level

[edit protocols oam ethernet connectivity-fault-management maintenance-domain domain-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 8.4.


Configure the name of the maintenance association in IEEE-compliant format.


ma-name—The name of the maintenance association within the maintenance domain.

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: 2010-05-11