Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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service path-monitor policy <name> requires type ping loss <policy-settings>

Sets the loss attribute for a ping policy. Configure this to add the loss metric to the acceptable round trip time for ping-based probes.

Use the set form of this command to add the attribute of loss to a ping path monitor policy.

Use the delete form of this command to restore the default loss attributes for a ping path monitor policy.

policy <name>
The alphanumeric name of the policy.
loss <policy-settings>

The maximum percent of round-trip packet loss.

<policy-settings> is the optional keyword parameter.

Where <policy-settings> is { robustness <integer> | threshold <%> | tolerance <%> }.

Note: Specify one keyword per input of this command. For a parameter you do not specify, its default applies.
robustness <integer>
  • Range: 1 to 10
  • Default: 1
threshold <%>
  • Range: 0 to 75%
  • Default: 25%
tolerance <%>
  • Range: 0 to 50%
  • Default: 0%