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route (Interfaces)


Hierarchy Level


Enable route tracking for a Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) group.


prefix—Route to be tracked for this VRRP group.

priority-cost priority—The value subtracted from the configured VRRP priority when the tracked interface or route is down, forcing a new primary router election. The sum of all the costs for all interfaces or routes that are tracked must be less than or equal to the configured priority of the VRRP group.

routing-instance instance-name—Routing instance in which the route is to be tracked. If the route is in the default, or global, routing instance, the value for instance-name must be default.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

interface-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.0.