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maintenance-domain domain-name {bridge-domain name;instance vpls-instance;level number;mip-half-function (none | default | explicit);name-format (character-string | none | dns | mac+2oct);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 {action-profile profile-name;auto-discovery;direction (up | down);interface interface-name;priority number;remote-mep mep-id {action-profile profile-name;}}mip-half-function(none | default | explicit);}routing-instance name {bridge-domain name;}virtual-switch name bridge-domain name;}

Hierarchy Level

[edit protocols oam ethernet connectivity-fault-management]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 8.4.


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


domain-name—The name for 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