Technical Documentation

term (Normal Filter)


term term-name {from {match-conditions;}then {forwarding-class class-name;loss-priority (high | low);three-color-policer {(single-rate | two-rate) policer-name;}}}

Hierarchy Level

[edit firewall family family-name filter filter-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


Define a firewall filter term.


from—Match packet fields to values. If not included, all packets are considered to match and the actions and action modifiers in the then statement are taken.

match-conditions—One or more conditions to use to make a match. The conditions are described in the JUNOS Policy Framework Configuration Guide.

term-name—Name that identifies the term. The name can contain letters, numbers, and hyphens (-), and can be up to 255 characters long. To include spaces in the name, enclose it in quotation marks (“ ” ).

then—Actions to take on matching packets. If not included and a packet matches all the conditions in the from statement, the packet is accepted. For CoS, only the actions listed are allowed. These statements are explained separately.

Usage Guidelines

See Configuring Multifield Classifiers; for a general discussion of this statement, see the JUNOS Policy Framework Configuration Guide.

Required Privilege Level

firewall—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-14