configure ospf ase-limit

configure ospf ase-limit number {timeout seconds}


Configures the AS-external LSA limit and overflow duration associated with OSPF database overflow handling.

Syntax Description

number Specifies the number of external routes that can be held in a link-state database.
seconds Specifies a duration for which the system has to remain in the overflow state.


The default for timeout is 0, which indicates that once the router goes into overflow state, it stays there until OSPF is disabled and then re-enabled.

Usage Guidelines

Not applicable.


The following command configures the AS-external LSA limit and overflow duration:

configure ospf ase-limit 50000 timeout 1800


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on platforms with an Advanced Edge or Base license, or higher, as described in the ExtremeXOS and Switch Engine 31.7 Feature License Requirements document.