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hold-interval (OAM)


Hierarchy Level


The time to wait in minutes before flushing the maintenance association end point (MEP) database, if no updates occur. The configurable range is 1 minute through 30240 minutes.The default value is 10 minutes.


Hold timer based flushing is applicable only for auto discovered remote MEPs and not for statically configured remote MEPs.


minutes—Time to wait, in minutes.

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 8.4.