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Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


For NTP, configure the local router or switch to listen for multicast messages on the local network to discover other servers on the same subnet.


address—(Optional) One or more IP addresses. If you specify addresses, the router or switch joins those multicast groups.


Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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