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minimum-receive-interval (BFD Liveness Detection)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 8.5.

Support for BFD authentication introduced in Junos OS Release 9.6.


Configure the minimum interval after which the local routing device must receive a reply from a neighbor with which it has established a BFD session. Optionally, instead of using this statement, you can configure the minimum receive interval using the minimum-interval statement.


milliseconds—Specify the minimum receive interval value.

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.