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peak-burst-size bytes;

Hierarchy Level

[edit firewall three-color-policer policer-name two-rate]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 7.4.


Configure the maximum number of bytes allowed for incoming packets to burst above the peak information rate (PIR) and still be marked with medium-high packet-loss priority (yellow). Packets that exceed the peak burst size (PBS) are marked with high packet-loss priority (red).

Note: When you configure peak-burst-size you must also configure peak-information-rate and the committed-burst-size.


bytes—Number of bytes. You can specify a value in bytes either as a complete decimal number or as a decimal number followed by the abbreviation k (1000), (1,000,000), or g (1,000,000,000).

Range: 1500 through 100,000,000,000 bytes

Required Privilege Level

firewall—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-15

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