Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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protocols bgp <asn> neighbor <id> passive

Directs the router not to initiate connections with this neighbor.

set protocols bgp asn neighbor id passive
delete protocols bgp asn neighbor id passive
show protocols bgp asn neighbor id

The router both accepts inbound connections and initiates outbound connections.

asn
The number for the AS in which this router resides. The number ranges from 1 through 4294967295.
id
The IPv4 or IPv6 address of a BGP neighbor.

Configuration mode


protocols {
    bgp asn {
        neighbor id {
            passive
        }
    }
}

Use the set form of this command to configure the local router such that it accepts inbound connections from the neighbor, but does not initiate outbound connections by sending a BGP OPEN message.

Use the delete form of this command to restore the default behavior.

Use the show form of this command to view BGP neighbor configuration settings.