Technical Documentation



local-interface interface-name;

Hierarchy Level

[edit logical-systems logical-system-name protocols bgp group group-name neighbor ipv6-link-local-address],[edit logical-systems logical-system-name routing-instances routing-instance-name protocols bgp group group-name neighbor ipv6-link-local-address],[edit protocols bgp group group-name neighbor ipv6-link-local-address],[edit routing-instances routing-instance-name protocols bgp group group-name neighbor ipv6-link-local-address]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Specify the interface name of the peer for IPv6 peering using link-local addresses. This peer is link-local in scope.


interface-name—Interface name of the EBGP IPv6 peer.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-14