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Hierarchy Level


(J Series Services Routers only) Specify the IP address for the next DHCP server used for communication after a DHCP boot client establishes initial contact.


next-server—The IP address of the DHCP server that is used as the “siaddr” in a DHCP protocol packet.

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 8.4.