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Hierarchy Level


Include the year, the millisecond, or both, in the timestamp on every standard-format system log message. The additional information is included for messages directed to each destination configured by a file, console, or user statement at the [edit system syslog] hierarchy level, but not to destinations configured by a host statement.


The timestamp specifies the month, date, hour, minute, and second when the message was logged—for example, Aug 21 12:36:30.


When the structured-data statement is included at the [edit system syslog file filename] hierarchy level, this statement is ignored for the file.


millisecond—Include the millisecond in the timestamp.

year—Include the year in the timestamp.

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 11.1.