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spi (JUNOS Software)


spi spi-value;

Hierarchy Level

[edit security ipsec security-association sa-name manual direction (inbound | outbound | bi-directional)]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


Configure the security parameter index (SPI) for a security association (SA).


spi-value—An arbitrary value that uniquely identifies which SA to use at the receiving host (the destination address in the packet).

Range: 256 through 16639

Note: Use the auxiliary SPI when you configure the protocol statement to use the bundle option.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26