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show validation group



Display information about route validation redundancy groups.



Display information about all route validation groups.

instance instance-name

(Optional) Display information about route validation groups for the specified routing instance. The instance name can be primary for the main instance, or any valid configured instance name or its prefix.

logical-system logical-system-name

(Optional) Perform this operation on a particular logical system.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 describes the output fields for the show validation group command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show validation group Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description


Group name.

Maximum sessions

Number of concurrent sessions for each group. The default is 2. The number is configured with the max-sessions statement.


Resource public key infrastructure (RPKI) cache session IP address.


State of the connection between the routing device and the cache server. Up means that the connection is established. Connect means that the connection is not established.


Each cache server has a preference. Higher preferences are preferred. During a session start or restart, the routing device attempts to start a session with the cache server that has the numerically highest preference. The routing device connects to multiple cache servers in preference order.

The default preference is 100. The preference value is configured with the preference statement at the [edit routing-options validation group group-name session] hierarchy level.

Sample Output

show validation group

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 12.2.