configure pim state-refresh timer source-active-timer

configure pim {ipv4 | ipv6} state-refresh timer source-active-timer interval


Defines how long a multicast source (S,G) is considered active after a packet is received from the source.

Syntax Description

ipv4 Specifies the IPv4 address family.
ipv6 Specifies the IPv6 address family.
interval Specifies a source-active timer interval in seconds. The range is 90–300 seconds.


210 seconds.

Usage Guidelines



The following example configures the interval to 180 seconds:

configure pim state-refresh timer source-active-timer 180


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.4.

Platform Availability

This command is available on platforms that support the appropriate license. For complete information about software licensing, including how to obtain and upgrade your license and which licenses support the PIM feature, see the ExtremeXOS and Switch Engine 31.7 Feature License Requirements document.