[an error occurred while processing this directive][an error occurred while processing this directive]



rp {auto-rp {(announce | discovery | mapping);(mapping-agent-election | no-mapping-agent-election);}bootstrap {family (inet | inet6) {export [ policy-names ];import [ policy-names ];priority number;}}bootstrap-export [ policy-names ];bootstrap-import [ policy-names ];bootstrap-priority number;dr-register-policy [ policy-names ];embedded-rp {group-ranges {destination-ip-prefix</prefix-length>;}maximum-rps limit;}local {family (inet | inet6) {disable;address address;anycast-pim {rp-set {address address <forward-msdp-sa>;}local-address address;}group-ranges {destination-ip-prefix</prefix-length>;}hold-time seconds;priority number;}}rp-register-policy [ policy-names ];static {address address {version version;group-ranges {destination-ip-prefix</prefix-length>;}}}}

Hierarchy Level

[edit logical-systems logical-system-name protocols pim],[edit logical-systems logical-system-name routing-instances routing-instance-name protocols pim],[edit protocols pim],[edit routing-instances routing-instance-name protocols pim]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure the routing device as an actual or potential RP. A routing device can be an RP for more than one group.

The remaining statements are explained separately.


If you do not include the rp statement, the routing device can never become the RP.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-16

[an error occurred while processing this directive]