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Change data port em to ge?

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  • 1.  Change data port em to ge?

    Posted 07-09-2020 20:12

    Hi everybody,

    On my vMX ( running on ESXI) data ports are shown as em:

    Junos version :18.2R1.9


    is there anyway  can we change them to ge?

    Thanks and have a good day!!


  • 2.  RE: Change data port em to ge?
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    Posted 07-09-2020 20:23

    Hi sarahr202,


    Could you confirm if the port configuration on your VM is correct? The below link should help-



    Also, I found an old discussion where this issue was solved. You may be facing the same condition, please check-



    Hope this helps 🙂


    Please mark "Accepted Solution" if this helps you solve your query. Kudos are always appreciated!

  • 3.  RE: Change data port em to ge?

    Posted 07-09-2020 20:23

    Hi , are you sure that all these interfaces connected to vPFE and not to vRE ? 

    attach show chassis hardware output plz