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protocol (Applications)


Hierarchy Level


Networking protocol type or number.


type—Networking protocol type. The following text values are supported:

  1. ah

  2. egp

  3. esp

  4. gre

  5. icmp

  6. icmp6

  7. igmp

  8. ipip

  9. ospf

  10. pim

  11. rsvp

  12. tcp

  13. udp


IP version 6 (IPv6) is not supported as a network protocol in application definitions.

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.