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show interfaces routing summary



Display a summary of the state of the router interfaces. Use this command for performing router diagnostics only, when you are determining whether the routing protocols and the Junos OS differ about the state of an interface.



Display summary information about the state of all router interfaces on all logical systems.


(Optional) Name of a specific interface.

logical-system (all | logical-system-name)

(Optional) Perform this operation on all logical systems or on a particular logical system.

Additional Information

For information about how to configure routing protocols, see the Junos OS Routing Protocols Library for Routing Devices. For information about related operational mode commands for routing instances and protocols, see the CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 lists the output fields for the show interfaces routing summary command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show interfaces routing summary Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

n physical interfaces

Number of routing interfaces and number of interfaces in the up state.

n protocol protocol interfaces

Type and number of routing protocols and number of related interfaces in the up  state.


Logical interface name.


Logical interface index number, which reflects its initialization sequence.


Metric value for the interface.


Number of times the interface has transitioned from Down to Up.


Interface status (Up or Down) and type.

Sample Output

show interfaces routing summary

show interfaces routing summary (TX Matrix Plus Router)

show interfaces routing summary (PTX5000 Packet Transport Routers)

Release Information

Command introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.