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Hierarchy Level


Disable the skew timer, thereby reducing the time required to transition from the backup state to the primary state.


The skew-timer-disable statement is used when there is only one primary router and one backup router in the network.


By default, the skew timer is enabled for all the VRRP groups.

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 12.2.