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protocol (Applications)


Hierarchy Level


Networking protocol type, which combines with destination-port to identify an application type.


To create an application for iSCSI, use the protocol tcp with the destination port number 3260.


tcp—Transmission Control Protocol

udp—User Datagram Protocol

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 12.1.