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minimum-interval (BFD Liveness Detection)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the minimum interval after which the local routing device transmits hello packets and then expects to receive a reply from a neighbor with which it has established a BFD session. Optionally, instead of using this statement, you can specify the minimum transmit and receive intervals separately using the minimum-interval (specified under the transmit-interval statement) and minimum-receive-interval statements.


milliseconds—Specify the minimum interval value for BFD liveliness detection.

  • Range: 1 through 255,000

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 8.5.