Help on OSPF

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May 30th, 2007

How can I configure OSPF hello interval to 5 seconds and the OSPF dead interval to 20 second??

How can I Configure the OSPF communication between routers to use authentication with MD5 encrption

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mohammedmahmoud Wed, 05/30/2007 - 00:41

Hi,

For Hello and dead interval:

Router (config-if) # ip ospf hello-interval seconds

Specify the length of time between the hello packets that the Cisco IOS software sends on an OSPF interface.

Router (config-if) # ip ospf dead-interval seconds

Set the number of seconds that a device's hello packets must not have been seen before its neighbors declare the OSPF router down.

For authentication:

Router (config-if) # ip ospf authentication message-digest

Router (config-if) # ip ospf message-digest-key x md5 password

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/tech/tk365/technologies_configuration_example09186a0080094069.shtml

HTH, please do rate all helpful replies,

Mohammed Mahmoud,

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