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    Configuring a Backup Router to Preempt the VRRP Master Router

    By default, a higher-priority backup router preempts a lower-priority master router. To explicitly enable the master router to be preempted, include the preempt statement:

    You can include this statement at the following hierarchy levels:

    • [edit interfaces interface-name unit logical-unit-number family (inet | inet6) address address (vrrp-group | vrrp-inet6-group) group-id]
    • [edit logical-systems logical-system-name interfaces interface-name unit logical-unit-number family (Inet | inet6) address address (vrrp-group | vrrp-inet6-group) group-id]

    To prohibit a higher-priority backup router from preempting a lower-priority master router, include the no-preempt statement:

    Modified: 2014-09-19