Technical Documentation

hold-time

Syntax

hold-time seconds;

Hierarchy Level

[edit interfaces interface-name unit logical-unit-number family (inet | inet6) address address (vrrp | vrrp-inet6-group) group-id preempt],[edit logical-systems logical-system-name interfaces interface-name unit logical-unit-number family (inet | inet6) address address (vrrp | vrrp-inet6-group) group-id preempt]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Description

In a Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) configuration, set the hold time before a higher-priority backup router preempts the master router.

Default

VRRP preemption is not timed.

Options

seconds—Hold-time period.

Range: 0 through 3600 seconds
Default: 0 seconds (VRRP preemption is not timed.)

Usage Guidelines

See Configuring a Backup Router to Preempt the Master Router.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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


Published: 2010-01-13