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Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 10.0.


Specify a DNS server to which clients can send DNS queries. This is equivalent to DHCPv6 option 23. To specify multiple DNS servers, add multiple dns-server statements in order of preference.


ipv6-address—IPv6 address of a DNS server.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

admin-control—To add this statement to the configuration.