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accept-max-tcp-connections (System Process)


Hierarchy Level


Specify the number of simultaneous TCP connections that DHCP can use for bulk leasequery operations. This chassis-wide to enables the jdhcpd process to avoid exhaustion of TCP resources across the chassis.


Use the max-connections option of the allow-bulk-leasequery statement to set the number of TCP connections allowed in the local server’s logical system/routing instance.



Number of connections.

  • Range: 1 through 10

  • Default: 5

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 16.1.