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holddown (candidate-uplink-port-profile)


Hierarchy Level


Configures the interval of time uplink failure detection waits before trying to try re-enable a satellite device’s extended ports after shutting them down due to an uplink port failure. It is intended to avoid port flapping on the extended ports when uplink port connectivity is unstable.


The default holddown interval is 6 seconds.


interval—The holddown interval, in seconds. Valid values are 1-600 seconds.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 14.2R3.