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Hierarchy Level


Configure the maximum number of hops a BPDU can be forwarded in the MSTP region.


hops—(Optional) Number of hops the BPDU can be forwarded.

  • Range: 1 through 255

  • Default: 19 hops

    20 hops

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 8.4.

Support for logical systems added in Junos OS Release 9.6.