Help us improve your experience.

Let us know what you think.

Do you have time for a two-minute survey?


oam (Protocols LDP)


Hierarchy Level


Configure Operation, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) and Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) protocol for LDP.


fec fec-address—Specify the forwarding equivalence class (FEC) address. You must either specify a FEC address or configure an OAM ingress policy to ensure that the BFD session comes up.

lsp-ping-interval seconds—Specify the duration of the LSP ping interval in seconds. To issue a ping on an LDP-signaled LSP, use the ping mpls ldp command.

  • Default: 60 seconds

  • Range: 30 through 3,600 seconds

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

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 7.6.

lsp-ping-interval option introduced in Junos OS Release 9.4.