Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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protocols ospf passive-interface

Suppresses OSPF routing updates on an interface.

set protocols ospf [ process pid ] passive-interface interface
delete protocols ospf [ process pid ] passive-interface [ interface ]
show protocols ospf [ process pid ] passive-interface

Routing updates are not suppressed.

process pid
Specifies the PID of an IPv4 OSPF process.
interface
The identifier of an interface. Supported interface types are:
  • Data plane
  • Loopback

For more information about these interface types, refer to Supported Interface Types.

You can suppress routing updates on multiple interfaces by creating multiple passive-interface configuration nodes.

default
Suppresses routing updates on all interfaces.

Configuration mode

protocols {
       ospf {
               process pid {
                       passive-interface interface
		
               }
       }
}

Use this command to suppress OSPF routing updates on an interface. OSPF traffic can be received on the interface, but the traffic is not sent on the interface.

Use the set form of this command to suppress OSPF routing updates on an interface.

Use the delete form of this command to remove the suppression of OSPF routing updates on an interface.

Use the show form of this command to display the suppression configuration of OSPF routing updates.