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protocols msdp peer <peer-address> holdtime <holdtime-interval>

Adjusts the holdtime time interval.

set protocols msdp peer peer-address holdtime holdtime-interval
delete protocols msdp peer peer-address holdtime [ holdtime-interval ]
show protocols msdp peer peer-address holdtime

The time interval is 75 seconds.

peer-address
The IP address of a peer.
holdtime-interval
A time interval in seconds. The interval ranges from 3 through 75 seconds. The holdtime interval should be greater than the keepalive interval.

Configuration mode

protocols {
    msdp {
        peer peer-address {
            holdtime holdtime-interval
        }
    }
}

The holdtime time interval is the time to which a peer waits for keepalive messages from other peers before declaring them down.

Use the set form of this command to adjust the holdtime time interval for which a peer waits for keepalive messages from other peers before declaring them down.

Use the delete form of this command to restore the default holdtime time interval of 75 seconds.

Use the show form of this command to display the current holdtime time interval.