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Hierarchy Level


Configure the clock mode as either boundary clock or ordinary clock. The clock mode determines whether the node is going to act as a client, primary, or both. This attribute is mandatory and has no default value.


boundary—The clock mode of the node is a boundary clock where the clock acts as both primary and client.

ordinary—The clock mode of the node is a system clock where the clock acts either as a primary or as a client. The ordinary option is not supported on ACX710 devices.

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 12.2.