Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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update vrrp garp interface <interface> vrrp-group <group>

Sends a gratuitous ARP (GARP) packet to update address tables in the event of a problem with MAC address tables in the network.

update vrrp garp interface interface vrrp-group group

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interface
A VRRP interface. For the format of the VRRP interface name, refer to the usage guidelines.
group
A VRRP group.

Operational mode

Use this command to update address tables in the event of a problem with MAC address tables in the network.

This command to request a GARP packet is sent for the specified group through the specified interface. The packet will update both Layer 2 switching tables and the ARP caches of all relevant hosts.