Technical Documentation



holddown seconds;

Hierarchy Level

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure the time period the expired route is retained in the routing table before being removed.


seconds—Estimated time to wait before making updates to the routing table.

Range: 10 through 180 seconds
Default: 180 seconds

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-14