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protocols ospf overflow database hard limit <number-of-lsas>

Sets a maximum number of LSAs that are allowed in the OSPF database and shuts down any instance that exceeds the limit.

set protocols ospf [ process pid ] overflow database hard limit number-of-lsas
delete protocols ospf [ process pid ] overflow database hard limit [ number-of-lsas ]
show protocols ospf [ process pid ] overflow database hard limit
process pid
Specifies the PID of an IPv4 OSPF process.
number-of-lsas
The maximum number of LSAs that are allowed in the database. The number ranges from 0 through 4294967294.

Configuration mode

protocols {
      ospf {
              process pid {
                      overflow {
                              database {
                                      hard {
                                              limit number-of-lsas 
                                      }
                              }
                      }
              }
      }
}

Use this command to limit the number of link-state acknowledgments (LSAs) that are allowed in the OSPF database and shuts down any instance that exceeds the specified limit.

Use the set form of this command to set the maximum number of LSAs that are allowed in the OSPF database.

Use the delete form of this command to remove the maximum number of LSAs that are supported in the OSPF database.

Use the show form of this command to display the current maximum number of LSAs that are allowed in the OSPF database.