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controller (Protocols OpenFlow)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the OpenFlow controller connection information for a virtual switch on an OpenFlow-enabled device running Junos OS. If you configure a virtual switch with a single controller, by default, the controller is in active mode, and the switch automatically initiates a connection to the controller.


The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 13.3.