configure ospf area normal

configure ospf area area-identifier normal


Configures an OSFP area as a normal area.

Syntax Description

area-identifier Specifies an OSPF (Open Shortest Path First) area.



Usage Guidelines

A normal area is an area that is not any of the following:
  • Stub area.
  • NSSA.

Virtual links can be configured through normal areas. External routes can be distributed into normal areas.


The following command configures an OSPF area as a normal area:

configure ospf area normal


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on platforms with an Advanced Edge or Core license as described in the ExtremeXOS 22.2 Feature License Requirements document.