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show route export


Syntax (EX Series Switches)


Display policy-based route export information. Policy-based export simplifies the process of exchanging route information between routing instances.



(Same as brief.) Display standard information about policy-based export for all instances and routing tables on all systems.

brief | detail

(Optional) Display the specified level of output.

instance <instance-name>

(Optional) Display a particular routing instance for which policy-based export is currently enabled.

logical-system (all | logical-system-name)

(Optional) Perform this operation on all logical systems or on a particular logical system.


(Optional) Display information about policy-based export for all routing tables whose name begins with this string (for example, inet.0 and inet6.0 are both displayed when you run the show route export inet command).

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 lists the output fields for the show route export command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show route export Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

Level of Output

Table or table-name

Name of the routing tables that either import or export routes.

All levels


Number of routes exported from this table into other tables. If a particular route is exported to different tables, the counter will only increment by one.

brief none


Whether the table is currently exporting routes to other tables: Y or N (Yes or No).

brief none


Tables currently importing routes from the originator table. (Not displayed for tables that are not exporting any routes.)



(instance keyword only) Flags for this feature on this instance:

  • config auto-policy—The policy was deduced from the configured IGP export policies.

  • cleanup—Configuration information for this instance is no longer valid.

  • config—The instance was explicitly configured.



(instance keyword only) Configured option displays the type of routing tables the feature handles:

  • unicast—Indicates instance.inet.0.

  • multicast—Indicates instance.inet.2.

  • unicast multicast—Indicates instance.inet.0 and instance.inet.2.


Import policy

(instance keyword only) Policy that route export uses to construct the import-export matrix. Not displayed if the instance type is vrf.



(instance keyword only) Name of the routing instance.



(instance keyword only) Type of routing instance: forwarding, non-forwarding, or vrf.


Sample Output

show route export

show route export detail

show route export instance detail

Release Information

Command introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.