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disable-timeout (Port Error Disable)


Hierarchy Level


Specify how long Ethernet switching interfaces remain in a disabled state due to MAC limiting, MAC move limiting, or storm control errors.


If you modify an existing timeout value, the new timeout value does not affect currently disabled interfaces are configured for automatic recovery. The new timeout value applies only to subsequent port errors. Run the clear ethernet-switching port-error command to restore currently disabled interfaces.


The disable timeout statement is not enabled.


timeout—Time, in seconds, that an interface remains disabled. The disabled interface automatically returns to service when the specified time expires.

  • Range: 10 through 3600 seconds

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.routing-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 11.1.