Technical Documentation



virtual-link-local-address ipv6-address;

Hierarchy Level

[edit interfaces interface-name unit logical-unit-number family inet6 address address vrrp-inet6-group group-id]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 10.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure a virtual link local address for a Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) IPv6 group. You must explicitly define a virtual link local address for each VRRP IPv6 group. The virtual link local address must be in the same subnet as the physical interface address.


ipv6-address—Virtual link local IPv6 address for VRRP for an IPv6 group.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-09