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request (Clock Synchronization)


Hierarchy Level


Specify the clock selection request criterion.



Force switching to a clock source, provided the clock source is enabled and not locked out. Only one configured source may be force-switched.


Clock source is not considered by the selection process. Lockout may be configured for any source.

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 11.2 R4.