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multiplier (Liveness Detection)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the number of liveness detection requests not received by the peer before Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) declares the peer is down.



Maximum allowable number of liveness detection requests missed by the peer.

  • Range: 1 through 255

  • Default: 3

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 12.2.