configure ospfv3 area add range

configure ospfv3 area area_identifier add range ipv6netmask [advertise | noadvertise] [inter-prefix | nssa]


Configures a range of IPv6 addresses in an OSPFv3 area to be aggregated.

Syntax Description

area_identifier Specifies an OSPFv3 area, a four-byte, dotted decimal number.
ipv6netmask Specifies an IPv6 address / prefix length.
advertise Specifies to advertise the aggregated range of IPv6 addresses.
noadvert Specifies not to advertise the aggregated range of IPv6 addresses.
inter-prefix Specifies aggregate, inter-area-prefix LSAs.
nssa NSSA LSAs.


No OSPFv3 inter-area-prefix LSAs are configured.

Usage Guidelines

If advertised, the aggregated IPv6 range is exported as a single LSA by the ABR.


The following command is used to summarize a certain range of IPv6 addresses within an area and export them out as a single address to area

configure ospfv3 area add range 2aaa:456:3ffe::/64 advertise inter-prefix


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.2.

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.