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direction (Application Identification)


Hierarchy Level

[edit services application-identification application application-name over protocol-type signature name member name ]


The connection direction of the packets to apply pattern matching. You can specify match patterns on both client to server and server to client while configuring custom application signatures.



The directions of packets are either from client-side to server-side or from server-side to client-side.


The direction of packets is from client-side to server-side.


The direction of packets is from server-side to client-side.

Required Privilege Level

services—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 15.1X49-D40.