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show vpls flood route



Display VPLS route information related to the flood process for either the specified routing instance or the specified interface.



Display the flood next-hop route for all customer edge routers for traffic coming from the core of the network.

ce-flood interface interface-name

Display the flood next-hop route for traffic coming from the specified customer edge interface.

instance-name instance-name

Display the flood routes for the specified instance.

logical-system-name logical-system-name

(Optional) Specify the logical system whose flood routes you want to display. You can only specify the default logical system name for VPLS. The default logical system name is __example_ls1__\ (the name must be entered in the command with the underscore characters).

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

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

Table 1: show vpls flood route Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

Flood route prefix

Prefix for the flood route.

Flood route type

Type of flood route (either CE_FLOOD or ALL_CE_FLOOD).

Flood route owner

VPLS routing instance or interface associated with the flood route.

Nexthop type

Next-hop type. For example, flood for a flood route.

Nexthop index

Next-hop index number for the route.

Interfaces flooding to

Interfaces to which VPLS routes are being flooded.


Name of the interface.


Type of VPLS router (CE or VE).

Nh type

Next-hop type.


Index number for the flood route.

Sample Output

show vpls flood route all-ce-flood

show vpls flood route ce-flood

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 8.0.