Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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protocols pim rp-candidate <interface>

Specifies that the router is a candidate Rendezvous Point (RP.)

set protocols pim rp-candidate interface [ group-list acl | interval interval | priority priority ]
delete protocols pim rp-candidate interface [ group-list | interval | priority ]
show protocols pim rp-candidate interface [ group-list | interval | priority ]
interface
The interface to set with candidate RP status.
acl
An access list number used to specify the group of ranges for this RP candidate. Supported ranges of values are:

1 to 99: IP access list number.

An access control list is a type of routing policy; see Ciena Vyatta Network OS Routing Policies Configuration Guide for information on creating them.

interval
The candidate RP advertisement interval, in seconds. The range is 1 to 16383. The default is 60.
priority
The candidate RP priority. The range is 0 to 255. The default is 192.

Configuration mode


protocols {
    pim {
        rp-candidate interface {
            group-list acl
            interval interval
            priority priority
        }
    }
}

Use this command to specify that the router is a candidate RP by using the IP address of the specified interface.

Use the set form of this command to specify that this router is a candidate RP.

Use the delete form of this command to remove the router as a candidate RP.

Use the show form of this command to display the candidate RP configuration.