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destruct-timeout (L2TP)


Hierarchy Level


Set how long the router attempts to maintain dynamic destinations, tunnels, and sessions after they have been destroyed.

Best Practice:

Before you downgrade to a Junos OS Release that does not support this statement, unconfigure the statement by issuing no services l2tp destruct-timeout.


seconds—Length of the destruct timeout.

  • Range: 10 through 3600

  • Default: 300

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 12.1.