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Hierarchy Level


Configure control cores. Any cores not configured as either control or data cores are treated as user cores. When the number of control cores is changed, the PIC reboots.


control-number—Number of control cores. At least one core must be a control core.

  • Range: 1 through 8

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.0.