Technical Documentation



name-server {address;}

Hierarchy Level

[edit system],[edit system services dhcp],[edit system services dhcp pool],[edit system services dhcp static-binding]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure one or more Domain Name System (DNS) name servers.


address—Address of the name server. To configure multiple name servers, include multiple address options.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26