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Hierarchy Level


Configure the routing device as an actual or potential RP. A routing device can be an RP for more than one group.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.


If you do not include the rp statement, the routing device can never become the RP.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.