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icmpv6-rate-limit {bucket-size seconds;packet-rate packet-rate;}

Hierarchy Level

[edit system internet-options]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure rate-limiting parameters for ICMPv6 messages sent.


bucket-size seconds—Number of seconds in the rate-limiting bucket.

Range: 0 through 4294967295 seconds
Default: 5

packet-rate pps—Rate-limiting packets earned per second.

Range: 0 through 4294967295 pps
Default: 1000

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26