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interfaces (Protocols OpenFlow)


Hierarchy Level


Configure a Layer 2 interface as an OpenFlow-enabled interface.



Name of the interface, including the logical unit number—for example, ge-1/1/0.0.

port-id port

(Optional) Unique numeric value specifying the port ID associated with the OpenFlow interface. You can manually configure a port ID in the range 1 through 32640. If you do not specify a port, the system generates a value in the range from 32641 through 65280.

  • Range: 1 through 32,640

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 13.3.