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Hierarchy Level


Configure automatic RP announcement and discovery.


announce—Configure the routing device to listen only for mapping packets and also to advertise itself if it is an RP.

discovery—Configure the routing device to listen only for mapping packets.

mapping—Configures the routing device to announce, listen for and generate mapping packets, and announce that the routing device is eligible to be an RP.

The remaining statement is explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 7.5.

The auto-rp options announce and mapping are not supported on QFX5220-32CD devices running Junos OS Evolved Release 19.3R1, 19.4R1, or 20.1R1.