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Hierarchy Level


Specify how long the BFD session should be up before adding the route or next hop. Specifying a time of 0 seconds causes the route or next hop to be added as soon as the BFD session comes back up.


holddown-interval—Number of seconds the BFD session should remain up before adding the route or next hop.

  • Default: 0 seconds

  • Range: 0 through 65,535 seconds

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 9.4.