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 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 Base license, or higher, as described in the ExtremeXOS and Switch Engine 31.7 Feature License Requirements document.