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Hierarchy Level


Configure the maximum amount of memory to be allocated to packet capture for the device. This value is expressed as a percentage of the memory available on the device. The total memory for a device will differ depending on its operating mode.


  • percentage—Amount of packet capture memory expressed as a percentage of total memory for the device mode.

  • Range: 1 to 100 percent

  • Default: 10

Required Privilege Level

security—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 10.2.