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minimum-interval (BFD Liveness Detection)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 8.5.


Configure the minimum interval after which the local routing device transmits hello packets and then expects to receive a reply from a neighbor with which it has established a BFD session. Optionally, instead of using this statement, you can specify the minimum transmit and receive intervals separately using the minimum-interval (specified under the transmit-interval statement) and minimum-receive-interval statements.


milliseconds—Specify the minimum interval value for BFD liveliness detection.

Range: 1 through 255,000

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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