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pppoe-options (SRX Series)


Hierarchy Level


Configure PPP over Ethernet-specific interface properties.


access-concentrator name

(SRX Series devices with Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet (PPPoE) interfaces) Configure the name of the access concentrator. If you configure a specific access concentrator name on the client and the same access concentrator name server is available, then a PPPoE session is established. If there is a mismatch between the access concentrator names of the client and the server, the PPPoE session gets closed.

auto-reconnect seconds

Configure the amount of time to wait before reconnecting after a session has terminated.


Configure the device to operate in the PPPoE client mode.

idle-timeout seconds

Configure the maximum time that a session can be idle.


Disable the End-of-List tag to process the tags after the End-of-List tag in a PPPoE Active Discovery Offer (PADO) packet.

service-name name

Configure the service to be requested from the PPP over Ethernet server; that is, the access concentrator. For example, you can use this statement to indicate an Internet service provider (ISP) name or a class of service.


Configure the device to operate in the PPPoE server mode.

underlying-interface interface-name

Configure the interface on which PPP over Ethernet is running.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement modified in Junos OS Release 12.3X48 to include ignore-eol-tag statement.