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vmhost management-if disable


Hierarchy Level


Disable the host interface eth0, which serves as the management port. You can the disable the interface if there are any issues associated with security or any hardware failures either at the local end or the remote end of the interface. if you disable the interface, the transmitter is turned off and the link partner experiences a link-down condition.


The host interface eth0 which serves as the management port is enabled.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 15.1F6.


The command is supported on the routers with RE-MX-X6, RE-MX-X8, and RE-PTX-X8 Routing Engines only.