Technical Documentation



service-type (elan | eline);

Hierarchy Level

[edit routing-instances routing-instance-name service-groups]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 10.0.


For IEEE 802.1ah provider backbone bridge (PBB) configurations, configure the service type for the service group in the customer routing instance (I-component).


elan—Connects a set of customer endpoints (like a bridged Ethernet network). E-LAN service is also known as point-to-multipoint service.

eline—Connects two customer Ethernet ports over a WAN. E-LINE service is also known as point-to-point service.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-05-11