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Hierarchy Level


Specify the probe destination IP details for activeness determination.



BFD-based probes to prevent split-brain scenarios.

dest-ip ip-address

Destination IP address to send the probe requests.

routing-instance name

Routing instance used by the probe requests.

src-ip ip-address —Source IP address to send the probe requests.
minimal-interval milliseconds

(Optional) Time period between the probes sent to the destination IP address. You can configure 1000 milliseconds for minimal interval activeness probes. (supported in default gateway [switching] and hybrid deployments).

multiplier number

(Optional) Time period, after which the backup node transitions to the active state, if the backup node fails to receive response to the activeness-probes from the peer node. (supported in default gateway [switching] and hybrid deployments).

  • Range: 2 through 15

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 22.3R1