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holddown seconds;

Hierarchy Level

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Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.

Support for routing instances introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0.


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.

Default: 180 seconds
Range: 10 through 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