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Hierarchy Level


After the primary pseudowire goes down, specifies the delay (in milliseconds) to wait before the backup pseudowire takes over. You configure this statement for each backup neighbor configuration to adjust the switchover time after a failure is detected.


milliseconds—Specify the time to wait before switching to the backup pseudowire after the primary pseudowire fails.

  • Default: 10,000 milliseconds

  • Range: 0 through 180,000 milliseconds

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 9.2.