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priority (Redundant Power System)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the backup of any switch connected to the Redundant Power System (RPS) using the CLI on each switch. The determines the order in which the RPS supplies backup power to the switches connected to the RPS. 6 is the highest priority and 1 is lowest. Zero means off or no RPS backup.

If the switch is not reconfigured from the CLI, the default priority is 1. In this case, priority is determined by connector location with the rightmost connector having the highest priority.

For switches that can only be used as standalone switches, this hierarchy level is used for configuration:

For switches that can be used either as standalone switches or configured in a Virtual Chassis, this hierarchy level is used for configuration:

If two or more connections are assigned the same , then the power of each connection is determined based on its switch connector port location, with the rightmost port receiving power first.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.admin-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.1.