Technical Documentation



link-loss (forced-906 | none);

Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.3.


Specify the method and reason that the virtual BGF includes in Service-Interruption ServiceChange commands that it sends to the gateway controller when the virtual interface transitions to Out-of-Service because of a link loss.


If you do not specify an option, the virtual BGF includes FO/906 (forced-906).


forced-906—Loss of lower-layer connectivity. The virtual interface is transitioning to Out-of-Service because of a loss of layer 2 connectivity on the logical or physical interface.

none—Virtual BGF does not send a ServiceChange command.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-01-10