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family (Port Mirroring)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the address type family to sample for port mirroring.


ccc—Sample Layer 2 VPN traffic.

inet—Sample IPv4 traffic.

inet6—Sample IPv6 traffic.

vpls—Sample VPLS traffic.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

vpls and ccc options introduced in Junos OS Release 9.3 for MX Series routers only.

vpls support extended to M7i, M10i, M120, and M320 routers in Junos OS Release 9.5.

ccc option introduced in Junos OS Release 9.6 for M120 and M320 routers only.

ccc option introduced in Junos OS Release 12.3R2 for EX Series switches.

next-hop-group option for family inet6 introduced in Junos OS Release 14.2 for MX Series routers only.