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Use group-address in place of vpn-group-address.

Hierarchy Level


Configure the group address for the Layer 3 VPN in the service provider’s network.


address—Address for the Layer 3 VPN in the service provider’s network.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

Starting with Junos OS Release 11.4, to provide consistency with draft-rosen 7 and next-generation BGP-based multicast VPNs, configure the provider tunnels for draft-rosen 6 anysource multicast VPNs at the [edit routing-instances routing-instance-name provider-tunnel] hierarchy level. The mdt, vpn-tunnel-source, and vpn-group-address statements are deprecated at the [edit routing-instances routing-instance-name protocols pim] hierarchy level.