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director-device (Aliases)


Hierarchy Level


(QFabric systems only) Specify the mapping of user-defined names to QFabric system Director devices.


The following rules apply to QFabric component alias naming:

  • Alias names must use alphabetic (A through Z and a through z), numeric (0 through 9), or dash (-) characters.

  • The maximum length of an alias name is 30 characters.

  • Alias names are case sensitive. For example, MY-NG-1 and my-ng-1 refer to different components.

  • You cannot use the reserved names all, fabric, or director-group as an alias name.


director-device-name—Specify a user-defined name for a QFabric system Director device.

assigned-director-device-name—Specify the Director device identifier or name that has been provided. Identifiers are usually auto-generated by the Director software, and names are usually provided by the administrator of the default partition.

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 12.2.