Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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protocols msdp peer-group <group-name> keepalive <keepalive-interval>

Configures the keepalive message interval for a peer.

set protocols msdp peer-group group-name keepalive keepalive-interval
delete protocols msdp peer-group group-name keepalive [ keepalive-interval ]
show protocols msdp peer-group group-name keepalive

The default interval is 60 seconds.

group-name
The name of a peer group.
keepalive-interval
The time interval in seconds at which a keepalive message is sent. The interval ranges from 1 through 60 seconds.

Configuration mode

protocols {
    msdp {
        peer-group group-name {
            keepalive keepalive-interval
        }
    }
}

This configuration parameter must be less than the configured holdtime time interval.

Use the set form of this command to adjust the interval (in seconds) at which a peer (belonging to a group) sends keepalive messages.

Use the delete form of this command to delete the keepalive message interval for a peer. This form of the command can be used to set the default interval to 60 seconds.

Use the show form of this command to display the keepalive message interval for a peer.