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Configure RP

The multicast network in the example extends from R1 through the 192.0.2.0/24 LAN segment to R2 and RP. In this example, you configure RP for PIM sparse mode multicast operation.

Creating a PIM sparse mode configuration on RP creates a PIM sparse mode multicast configuration on RP.

Table 1. Creating a PIM sparse mode configuration on RP

Step

Command

Configure PIM sparse mode on dp0p1p1.

vyatta@RP# set interfaces dataplane dp0p1p1 ip pim mode sparse

Commit the configuration.

vyatta@RP# commit

View the configuration.

vyatta@RP# show interfaces dataplane dp0p1p1 ip
 pim {
 mode sparse
 }

Configure multicast routing.

vyatta@RP# set protocols multicast ip routing

Specify the location of the rendezvous point router.

vyatta@RP# set protocols pim rp-address 192.0.2.99

Commit the configuration.

vyatta@RP# commit

View the configuration.

vyatta@RP# show protocols
    multicast {
        ip {
            routing {
            }
        }
    }
    pim {
        rp-address 192.0.2.99 {
        }
    }