Configuring OSPFv3 Interface Settings
Beginning in Privileged EXEC mode, use the following commands to
configure per-interface OSPFv3 settings.
ipv6 ospf areaid
ipv6 ospf priority
ipv6 ospf retransmit-
ipv6 ospf hello-interval
Enter global configuration mode.
Enter Interface Configuration mode for the specified
Enables OSPFv3 on the interface and sets the area ID of
an interface. This command supersedes the effects of
network area command.
variable is the ID of the area (Range: IP
address or decimal from 0 –4294967295)
Set the OSPFv3 priority for the interface. The
variable specifies the priority of an interface (Range:
0 to 255).
The default priority is 1, which is the highest router
priority. A value of 0 indicates that the router is not
eligible to become the designated router on this network.
Set the OSPFv3 retransmit interval for the interface.
variable is the number of seconds between
link-state advertisements for adjacencies belonging to this
This value is also used when retransmitting database
descriptions and link-state request packets. Valid values
range from 0 to 3600 seconds (1 hour).
Set the OSPFv3 hello interval for the interface. This
parameter must be the same for all routers attached to a
variable indicates the number of seconds to
wait before sending Hello packets from the interface.
Configuring OSPF and OSPFv3