“downward spike received from pfe for ibytes_reply”

This article describes the issue of the “downward spike recived from pfe for ibytes_reply” log message being continuously generated.

The Junos device continuously logs the following messages:

You can use a regular expression to filter out these log messages. However, to avoid flooding of /var/log/messages, the router logs only the first 2000 of these messages and then stops until the next reboot (or pfed restart):

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