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static {address address {group-ranges {destination-ip-prefix</prefix-length>;}version version;}}

Hierarchy Level

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure static RP addresses. The default static RP address is To configure other addresses, include one or more address statements. You can configure a static RP in a logical system only if the logical system is not directly connected to a source.

For each static RP address, you can optionally specify the PIM version and the groups for which this address can be the RP. The default PIM version is version 1.

The remaining statements are 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