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dead-criteria-retries (RADIUS Server)


Hierarchy Level


Configure a limit to the number of times the MX Series router can resend a request to the RADIUS server when no response from the RADIUS server is received. If the number of retries reaches this limit, the RADIUS server is marked as dead, and the MX Series router begins to send requests to other RADIUS servers in the network element.


The dead server detection function is disabled.



Number of retries.

  • Range: 10 through 65535


Time interval in seconds.

  • Range: 5 through 300

Required Privilege Level

access—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 17.1.