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layer2-policer (Hierarchical Policer)


Hierarchy Level


Apply a hierarchical policer to the Layer 2 input traffic for all protocol families at the physical or logical interface. The following interfaces are supported:

  • SONET interfaces hosted on M40e, M120, and M320 edge routers with incoming Flexible PIC Concentrators (FPCs) as SFPC and outgoing FPCs as FFPC

  • Interfaces on MX Series, T320, T640, and T1600 core routers with Enhanced Intelligent Queuing (IQE) PICs


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 in Junos OS Release 8.2.