[an error occurred while processing this directive][an error occurred while processing this directive]

source-address (NTP, RADIUS, System Logging, or TACACS+)


source-address source-address;

Hierarchy Level

[edit system accounting destination radius server server-address],[edit system accounting destination tacplus server server-address],[edit system ntp],[edit system radius-server server-address],[edit system syslog],[edit system tacplus-server server-address]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Specify a source address for each configured TACACS+ server, RADIUS server, NTP server, or the source address to record in system log messages that are directed to a remote machine.


source-address—A valid IP address configured on one of the router or switch interfaces. For system logging, the address is recorded as the message source in messages sent to the remote machines specified in all host hostname statements at the [edit system syslog] hierarchy level, but not for messages directed to the other Routing Engine or to the TX Matrix router or TX Matrix Plus router in a routing matrix based on a TX Matrix router or TX Matrix Plus router.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26

[an error occurred while processing this directive]