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group-limit (Protocols MLD)


Hierarchy Level


Configure a limit for the number of multicast groups (or [S,G] channels in MLDv2) allowed on a logical interface. After this limit is reached, new reports are ignored and all related flows are not flooded on the interface.


By default, there is no limit to the number of multicast groups that can join the interface.


limit—group value limit for the interface.

  • Range: 1 through 32767

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 10.4.