Technical Documentation

timeout (DNS Server Query)


timeout seconds;

Hierarchy Level

[edit system name-resolution no-resolve-on-input]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.5.


Configure the amount of time the router waits before retrying the DNS server query for hostname-to-IP-address mappings.


seconds—Retry interval from 1 through 90 seconds for DNS server queries.

Usage Guidelines

See .

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Updated: 2009-04-08