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  • 1.  Pic Offline for mx10003

    Posted 09-04-2019 11:43

    Hi guys,

    I am facing a very unique problem. I have a mx10003 router and intending to use Port 0 and 2. Port 0 will have the breakout cables so I can get 4x10G links whereas Port 2 will be used as 40G.

    I have the following configuration under the chassis.


    fpc 0 {
        pic 0 {
            port 0 {
                speed 10g;
            port 2 {
                speed 40g;

    However, after coming the above config and resetting the PIC using the command.

    request chassis pic pic-slot mic-slot-number fpc-slot fpc-slot-number (offline | online)

    The PIC is not coming back online. It comes online for an instance and goes back offline immediately. Any idea what can be done here?


    Many thanks!



  • 2.  RE: Pic Offline for mx10003
    Best Answer

    Posted 09-04-2019 19:25

    Hi !


    Please check the alarms : "show chassis alarms"

    It will give you some idea.


    Additionally refer this link : 


    Regardless of the line card— MIC (PIC1) or fixed-port PIC (PIC0) installed —you must configureboth the PICs and all the associated ports, under the [edit chassis] hierarchy. Configuring ports on only one of the PICs results in an invalid configuration.




    Please configure below command. 

    set chassis fpc 0 pic 1 number-of-ports 0


    Commit the conifg and reboot the FPC.


    After the FPC boots up ; collect these command:


    show chassis alarms

     show chassis fpc pic-status

    show chassis pic pic-slot 0 fpc-slot 0

    show chassis pic pic-slot 1 fpc-slot 0