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mld {accounting;interface interface-name {disable;(accounting | no-accounting);group-policy [ policy-names ];immediate-leave;oif-map [ map-names ];passive;ssm-map ssm-map-name;static {group multicast-group-address {exclude;group-count number;group-increment increment;source ip-address {source-count number;source-increment increment;}}}version version;}maximum-transmit-rate packets-per-second;query-interval seconds;query-last-member-interval seconds;query-response-interval seconds;robust-count number; traceoptions {file filename <files number> <size size> <world-readable | no-world-readable>;flag flag <flag-modifier> <disable>;}}

Hierarchy Level

[edit logical-systems logical-system-name protocols],[edit protocols]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


Enable MLD on the router. MLD must be enabled for the router to receive multicast packets.


MLD is disabled on the router. MLD is automatically enabled on all broadcast interfaces when you configure Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) or Distance Vector Multicast Routing Protocol (DVMRP).


The statements are explained separately.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-16