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timeout (DHCP Local Server)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the initial value in seconds between attempts to reconfigure all DHCP clients or only the DHCP clients serviced by the specified group of interfaces.


timeout-value—Initial retry timeout value.

  • Range: 1 through 10 seconds

  • Default: 2 seconds

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 10.0.

Support at the [edit ... dhcpv6 ...] hierarchy levels introduced in Junos OS Release 10.4.