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show system errors inactive



Display information collected by the J-Insight fault monitoring feature. Specifically, display summary or detailed information about the inactive errors in the system. This commands shows the information about errors that had occurred and were then cleared.



Display a brief summary of the system error information for all applicable FRUs.


(Optional) Display detailed system error information.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 list the output fields for the show system errors inactive command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show system errors inactive Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

Error Name

Name of error.


Each error is uniquely identified with an error ID that is represented as a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI).


Description of the error.


State of the error. Values are: enabled or disabled.


Scope classification to which the error belongs. Values include board and pfe.


Category subgroup under the scope level to which the error belongs. Values include: core, functional, io, memory, processing, storage, and switch.


Severity level of the error.


Configured threshold value. The associated detection and recovery actions are triggered when this value is exceeded.

Error Limit

The maximum number of times the error is reported.


Support details for the error type.

Occur count

Number of times errors of a specific scope, category, and severity level has occurred.

Clear count

Number of times error instances have been cleared.

Last occurred (ms ago)

Amount of time (in milliseconds) passed since the error last occurred.

Sample Output

show system errors inactive

show system errors inactive detail

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Evolved Release 19.4R1.