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forwarding-class (for DHCP Snooping or DAI Packets)


Hierarchy Level


Assign a user-defined or a predefined forwarding class to the packets that have been checked for DHCP snooping or dynamic ARP inspection (DAI).


To assign a user-defined class, you must first configure the user-defined class by using the forwarding-classes configuration statement at the [edit class-of-service] hierarchy level.




class-name—Name of the forwarding class. The forwarding class can be one of the predefined forwarding classes (best-effort, assured-forwarding, expedited-forwarding, network-control) or it can be a user-defined forwarding class.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 11.2.