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cflowd (Flow Monitoring)


Hierarchy Level


Collect an aggregate of sampled flows and send the aggregate to a specified host system that runs the collection utility cfdcollect.

You can configure up to eight version 5 flow formats at the [edit forwarding-options monitoring (Forwarding Options) name output] hierarchy level. Version 8 flow formats are not supported for flow-monitoring applications.


hostname—IP address or identifier of the host system (the workstation running the cflowd utility).

The remaining statement is explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

interface-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.