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lease-time (dhcp-client)


Hierarchy Level


Specify the time to negotiate and exchange Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) information.



Request time to negotiate and exchange information.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.1X44-D10.

Starting with Junos OS Release 17.3R1, on all SRX Series devices and vSRX instances, the CLI option dhcp-client at [edit interfaces interface-name unit logical-unit-number family inet] hierarchy is changed to dhcp to keep consistent with other Junos platforms. There is no change in the functionality with the changed CLI option dhcp.