Technical Documentation

proxy

Syntax

proxy {source-address ip-address;}

Hierarchy Level

[edit bridge-domains bridge-domain-name protocols igmp-snooping],[edit bridge-domains bridge-domain-name protocols igmp-snooping vlan vlan-id],[edit routing-instances routing-instance-name bridge-domains bridge-domain-name protocols igmp-snooping],[edit routing-instances routing-instance-name bridge-domains bridge-domain-name protocols vlan vlan-id igmp-snooping]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 8.5.

Description

Configure proxy mode and options, including source address. All the queries generated by IGMP snooping are sent using 0.0.0.0 as source address in order to avoid participating in IGMP querier election. Also, all reports generated by IGMP snooping are sent with 0.0.0.0 as source address unless there is a configured source address to use.

Default

By default, IGMP snooping does not employ proxy mode.

The remaining statement is 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