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Hierarchy Level


Configure the PIM RPF next-hop neighbor for a specific group and source for a VRF routing instance.


Starting in Junos OS 17.4R1, you can configure rpf-selection statement at the [edit protocols pim] hierarchy level.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.


If you omit the rpf-selection statement, PIM RPF checks typically choose the best path determined by the unicast protocol for all multicast flows.


source-address—Specific source address for the PIM group.

Required Privilege Level

view-level—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 10.4.