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failover-cold (failover-920 | restart-901);

Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.3.


Specify the method and reason that the virtual BGF includes in Registration ServiceChange commands when it attempts to register with a new gateway controller following a cold failover.


If you do not specify an option, the virtual BGF includes RS/901 (restart-901).


failover-920—Cold failover. The virtual BGF is registering following a graceful Routing Engine switchover. The installed state is reset.

restart-901—Cold boot. The virtual BGF is transitioning to In-Service. The previously installed state is not retained.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-28