Technical Documentation



hold-time seconds;

Hierarchy Level

[edit protocols oam],[edit protocols oam gre-tunnel interface interface-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 10.2.


Length of time the originating end of a GRE tunnel waits for keepalive packets from the other end of the tunnel before marking the tunnel as operationally down.


seconds—Hold-time value.

Default: 5 seconds
Range: 5 through 250 seconds

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-28