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attempts (DHCP Local Server)


Hierarchy Level


Configure how many attempts are made to reconfigure all DHCP clients or only the DHCP clients serviced by the specified group of interfaces before reconfiguration is considered to have failed. A group configuration takes precedence over a DHCP local server configuration.


attempt-count—Maximum number of attempts.

  • Range: 1 through 10

  • Default: 8

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 10.0.

Support at the [edit ... dhcpv6 ...] hierarchy levels introduced in Junos OS Release 10.4.