configure ospfv3 interface cost

configure ospfv3 [vlan vlan_name | tunnel tunnel_name | [vlan | tunnel] all]] cost [automatic | cost]


Configures the cost of one or all interface(s).

Syntax Description

vlan_name Specifies an IPv6 configured VLAN.
tunnel_name Specifies an IPv6 tunnel.
all Specifies all IPv6 configured VLANs or all IPv6 tunnels.
automatic Determine the advertised cost from the OSPFv3 metric table.
cost Specifies the cost metric. Range is 1 to 65535.


The default cost is automatic.

Usage Guidelines

Use this command to set the cost of an interface (a VLAN or tunnel) manually, if the default cost needs to be overwritten. The interface cost is advertised as the link cost in router-LSA.


The following command configures the cost metric of the VLAN accounting:

configure ospfv3 vlan accounting cost 10


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.2.

Platform Availability

This command is available on platforms with Base license, or higher, as described in the Switch Engine 32.3 Feature License Requirements document.