Technical Documentation



routing-instances routing-instance-name { ... }

Hierarchy Level

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


Configure an additional routing entity for a router. You can create multiple instances of BGP, IS-IS, OSPF, OSPF version 3 (OSPFv3), and RIP for a router.


Routing instances are disabled for the router.


routing-instance-name—Name of the routing instance, a maximum of 31 characters. The remaining statements are explained separately.

Usage Guidelines

See the JUNOS Routing Protocols Configuration Guide and the JUNOS Policy Framework Configuration Guide.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-28