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packet-types (Dynamic VLAN Authentication)


Hierarchy Level


Specify one or more packet types to trigger authentication of an auto-configured dynamic VLAN. The packet types must be a subset of the packet types configured in the VLAN dynamic profile to trigger creation of the dynamic VLAN.


packet-type—One or more of the following packet types that triggers VLAN authentication:

  • any—Any packet type.

  • dhcp-v4—IPv4 DHCP packet type.

  • dhcp-v6—IPv6 DHCP packet type.

  • inet—IPv4 Ethernet and ARP packet type.

  • inet6—IPv6 Ethernet packet type.

  • pppoe—Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet packet type.


The pppoe VLAN Ethernet packet type option is supported only for MIC and MPC interfaces.

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 14.1.