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vxlan-gpe (FTI)


Hierarchy Level


Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) is defined as an encapsulation format that encapsulates Ethernet frames in an outer UDP/IP transport. The vxlan-gpe encapsulation refers to the header gpe added to the encapsulation vxlan to extend the existing VXLAN protocol to provide support for multiprotocol encapsulation.



Value to write to the destination-udp-port field.

  • Range: 1 through 65,535


Value to write to the source-udp-port-range field.

  • min min-port-number : 1 through 65,535.

  • max max-port-number : 1 through 65,535

min-port-number should be less than or equal to max-port-number

If you do not specify the source port range, it is randomly set (in the range 49152 – 65535) based on the hash value calculated using various packet headers field.


Tunnel endpoint type.

  • Values:

    • vxlan—To configure VXLAN tunnel endpoint.


Value to specify in the vni attribute.

  • Range: 0 through 16,777,214

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level


Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 18.3R1.