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timeout (Flow Maps)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the timeout value for multicast forwarding cache entries associated with the flow map.


minutes—Length of time that the forwarding cache entry remains active.

  • Range: 1 through 720

never non-discard-entry-only—Specify that the forwarding cache entry always remain active. If you omit the non-discard-entry-only option, all multicast forwarding entries, including those in forwarding and pruned states, are kept forever. If you include the non-discard-entry-only option, entries with forwarding states are kept forever, and entries with pruned states time out.

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 8.2.