Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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protocols bgp <asn> parameters med-out-delay <minutes>

Specifies the time interval between the attempts to set a MED value that is based on the IGP metric.

set protocols bgp asn parameters med-out-delay minutes
delete protocols bgp asn parameters med-out-delay

The default time interval for a MED update is 10 minutes.

asn
Number for the AS in which this router resides. Number ranges from 1 through 4294967294. Subrange of 64512 through 65534, is reserved for private AS.
minutes
The time interval in minutes, that a MED is updated. The interval ranges from 10 through 600 minutes.

Configuration mode


protocols {
    bgp asn {
        parameters {
            med-out-delay minutes {
            }
        }
    }
}

Use the set form of this command to specify the time interval between the attempts to set a MED value.

Use the delete form of this command to disable the periodic MED update and hence the MED is updated every time the IGP metric changes.