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show ovsdb statistics interface



Display statistics for Open vSwitch Database (OVSDB)-managed interfaces configured by using the interfaces interface-name statement in the [edit protocols ovsdb] hierarchy.

When an interface is configured as OVSDB-managed, the collection of statistics for that interface begins, and the statistics displayed at any given time reflects the data collected up to that point.



Display statistics for all configured OVSDB-managed interfaces.


Display statistics for the specified interface.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 lists the output fields for the show ovsdb statistics interface command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show ovsdb statistics interface Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

Num of rx pkts

Number of packets received by the interface.

Num of tx pkts

Number of packets sent by the interface.

Num of rx bytes

Number of bytes received by the interface.

Num of tx bytes

Number of bytes sent by the interface.

Sample Output

show ovsdb statistics interface

show ovsdb statistics interface (Specific Interface)

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 14.1R2.