Technical Documentation



grace-period seconds;

Hierarchy Level

[edit access address-assignment pool pool-name family (inet | inet6) dhcp-attributes]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0.


Configure the amount of time that the client retains the address lease after the lease expires. The address cannot be reassigned to another client during the grace period.


seconds—Number of seconds the lease is retained.

Range: 0 through 4,294,967,295 seconds
Default: 0 (no grace period)

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26