Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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protocols ospf area <area-id> area-type normal

Designates an OSPF area as a normal area.

set protocols ospf [ process pid ] area area-id area-type normal
delete protocols ospf[ process pid ] area area-id area-type
show protocols ospf [ process pid ] area area-id area-type
process pid
Specifies the PID of an IPv4 OSPF process.
area-id
The identifier of an OSPF area, expressed as an IP address or a decimal value.

Configuration mode

protocols {
       ospf {
               process pid {
                      area area-id {
                              area-type {
                                      normal
                              }
                      }
               }
       }
}

Use this command to designate an OSPF area as a normal area.

A normal area is an area that is neither a stub area nor a not-so-stubby area. All external routes are advertised into normal areas.

Use the set form of this command to set the OSPF area type as normal.

Use the delete form of this command to remove area type configuration.

Use the show form of this command to display an area type configuration.