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host (Interfaces)


Hierarchy Level


Specify the hostname for the system logging utility.

Starting with Junos OS release 17.4R1, you can configure up to a maximum of four system log servers (combination of local system log hosts and remote system log collectors) for each service set for ms interface under [edit interfaces interface-name services-options] hierarchy.


hostname—Name of the system logging utility host machine. This can be the local Routing Engine or an external server address.

From Junos OS Release 17.4R1, you can configure up to four system log hosts.

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.

You can configure multiple system log hosts from Junos OS Release 17.4R1 onwards.