configure rip routetimeout

configure rip routetimeout seconds


Configures the route timeout period.

Syntax Description


Specifies a time in seconds.


180 seconds.

Usage Guidelines

If a router does not receive an update message from its neighbor within the route timeout period (180 seconds by default), the router assumes the connection between it and its neighbor is no longer available.


The following example sets the route timeout period to 120 seconds:

configure rip routetimeout 120


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on all platforms with an Edge, Advanced Edge, or Core license.