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forward-only (DNS)


Hierarchy Level


Specify that the server to forward only DNS queries. This configuration prevents the device from acquiring public IP addresses, in case the IP address specified in forwarders option is not reachable, by terminating the DNS query.

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 12.1X46-D10.