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hold-time (Protocols DVMRP)


Hierarchy Level


Specify the time period for which a neighbor is to consider the sending router (this router) to be operative (up).


seconds—Hold time.

  • Range: 1 through 255

  • Default: 35 seconds

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information


Distance Vector Multicast Routing Protocol (DVMRP) was deprecated in Junos OS Release 16.1. Although DVMRP commands continue to be available and configurable in the CLI, they are no longer visible and are scheduled for removal in a subsequent release.

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.