Help us improve your experience.

Let us know what you think.

Do you have time for a two-minute survey?

 

protocols

 

Syntax

Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

Support for RIPng introduced in Junos OS Release 9.0.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 11.1 for EX Series switches.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 11.3 for the QFX Series.

mpls and rsvp options added in Junos OS Release 15.1.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 14.1X53-D20 for the OCX Series.

Description

Specify the protocol for a routing instance. You can configure multiple instances of many protocol types. Not all protocols are supported on the switches. See the switch CLI.

Options

bgp—Specify BGP as the protocol for a routing instance.

isis—Specify IS-IS as the protocol for a routing instance.

ldp—Specify LDP as the protocol for a routing instance or for a virtual router instance.

l2vpn—Specify Layer 2 VPN as the protocol for a routing instance.

mpls—Specify MPLS as the protocol for a routing instance.

msdp—Specify the Multicast Source Discovery Protocol (MSDP) for a routing instance.

mstp—Specify the Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol (MSTP) for a virtual switch routing instance.

ospf—Specify OSPF as the protocol for a routing instance.

ospf3—Specify OSPF version 3 (OSPFv3) as the protocol for a routing instance.

Note

OSPFv3 supports the no-forwarding, virtual-router, and vrf routing instance types only.

pim—Specify the Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) protocol for a routing instance.

rip—Specify RIP as the protocol for a routing instance.

ripng—Specify RIP next generation (RIPng) as the protocol for a routing instance.

rstp—Specify the Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP) for a virtual switch routing instance.

rsvp—Specify the RSVP for a routing instance.

vstp—Specify the VLAN Spanning Tree Protocol (VSTP) for a virtual switch routing instance.

vpls—Specify VPLS as the protocol for a routing instance.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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