Technical Documentation



rpf-check-policy policy;

Hierarchy Level

[edit logical-systems logical-system-name routing-options multicast],[edit routing-options multicast]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 8.0.


Enable you to control whether a reverse path forwarding (RPF) check is performed for a source and group entry before installing a route in the multicast forwarding cache. This makes it possible to use point-to-multipoint LSPs to distribute multicast traffic to Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) islands situated downstream from the egress routers of the point-to-multipoint LSPs.


policy—Name of the RPF check routing policy.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-28