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source-address (Service Sets)


Hierarchy Level


Specify a source address to record in system log messages that are directed to a remote machine specified in the hostname statement.


The supported interfaces are ms, rms, and mams interfaces. If you do not specify the interface parameter, the command loops on all supported interfaces.



A valid IP address, which is recorded as the message source in messages sent to the remote machines specified in the host hostname statement

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 13.1.