Technical Documentation



graceful-restart {disable;restart-duration time-limit;}

Hierarchy Level

[edit logical-systems logical-system-name routing-instances routing-instance-name routing-options],[edit logical-systems logical-system-name routing-options],[edit routing-instances routing-instance-name routing-options],[edit routing-options]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


Allow a router whose VPN control plane is undergoing a restart to continue to forward traffic while recovering its state from neighboring routers.


disable—Disable graceful restart.

restart-duration time-limit—Grace period for graceful restart, in seconds.

Default: 300 seconds
Range: 1 through 600 seconds

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-28