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policy route route-map <map-name> rule <rule-num> set metric-type <type>

Specifies the OSPF external metric-type for a route.

set policy route route-map map-name rule rule-num set metric-type [ type-1 | type-2 ]
delete policy route route-map map-name rule rule-num set metric-type [ type-1 | type-2 ]
show policy route route-map map-name rule rule-num set metric-type
map-name
The name of a defined route map.
rule-num
The number of a defined route map rule.
type-1
OSPF external type 1 metric. This metric uses both internal and external costs when calculating the cost to access an external network.
type-2
OSPF external type 2 metric. This metric uses only external cost when calculating the cost to access an external network.

Configuration mode


policy {
    route-map map-name {
        rule rule-num {
            set {
                metric-type
                     type-1
                     type-2
            }
        }
    }
}

The metric OSPF calculates the cost of accessing an external network.

Use the set form of this command to specify the OSPF external metric type for a route.

Use the delete form of this command to delete the metric type.

Use the show form of this command to display the metric type.