Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.
Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.
Set a default router (running IP version 6 [IPv6]) to use while the local router or switch (running IPv6) is booting and if the routing protocol processes fail to start. The Junos OS removes the route to this router or switch as soon as the software starts.
Default: All hosts (default route) are reachable through the backup router.
Required Privilege Level
system—To view this statement in the configuration.
system-control—To add this statement to the configuration.