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monitor interfaces vrrp <interface> traffic

Monitors traffic on a VRRP interface.

monitor interfaces vrrp interface traffic [ detail [ filter filter-name | unlimited [ filter filter-name ] ] | filter filter-name | save filename | unlimited [ filter filter-name ] ]
The identifier of a VRRP interface. For the format of a VRRP interface name, refer to the usage guidelines.
Provides detailed information about the monitored VRRP traffic.
Monitors an unlimited amount of traffic.
save filename
Saves the monitored traffic to the specified file.
filter filter-name
Applies the specified PCAP (packet capture) filter to traffic.

Operational mode

Use this command to monitor traffic on a VRRP interface. Type CTRL+C to stop the output.

The following example shows how to monitor traffic on the dp0p192p1 interface.

vyatta@vyatta:~$ monitor interfaces vrrp dp0p192p1 traffic
Capturing on /var/run/dataplane/capture/p192p1
  0.000000 ->   VRRP 54 Announcement (v2)
  1.000298 ->   VRRP 54 Announcement (v2)
  2.001358 ->   VRRP 54 Announcement (v2)
  3.002449 ->   VRRP 54 Announcement (v2)
  4.002937 ->   VRRP 54 Announcement (v2)
  5.003872 ->   VRRP 54 Announcement (v2)