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monitor list



Display the status of monitored log and trace files.


This command has no options.

Additional Information

Log files are generated by the routing protocol process or by system logging. The log files generated by system logging are configured with the syslog statement at the [edit system] hierarchy level and the options statement at the [edit routing-options] hierarchy level. The trace files generated by the routing protocol process are those configured with traceoptions statements at the [edit routing-options], [edit interfaces], and [edit protocols protocol] hierarchy levels.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 describes the output fields for the monitor list command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: monitor list Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

monitor start

Indicates the file is being monitored.


Name of the file that is being monitored.

Last changed

Date and time at which the file was last modified.

Sample Output

monitor list

Release Information

Command introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.