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Hierarchy Level


Specify the format of the maintenance domain name.


character-string—The name is an ASCII character string.

none—The maintenance domain name is not used.

dns—The name is in domain name service (DNS) format. For example:

mac+2oct—Name is the MAC address plus a two-octet maintenance association identifier. For example: 08:00:22:33:44:55.100.

  • Default: character-string

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 8.4.