Dell Command Line Reference Guide for the S4048–ON System


ipv6 pim bsr-candidate

To join the Bootstrap election process, configure the PIM router as a bsr-candidate.

ipv6 pim [vrf vrf-name] bsr-candidate interface [hash-mask-length] [priority]

To return to the default value, use the no ipv6 pim bsr-candidate [vrf vrf-name] command.

vrf vrf-name
(OPTIONAL) Enter the keyword vrf then the name of the VRF to configure the PIM router on a VRF.
Enter the following keywords and slot/port or number information:
  • For a Loopback interface, enter the keyword loopback then a number from 0 to 16383.
  • For a Port Channel interface, enter the keywords port-channel then a number.
  • For a VLAN, enter the keyword vlan then a number from 1 to 4094.
  • For a 10-Gigabit Ethernet interface, enter the keyword TenGigabitEthernet then the slot/port/subport[/subport] information.
  • For a 40-Gigabit Ethernet interface, enter the keyword fortyGigE then the slot/port information.
(OPTIONAL) Enter the hash mask length. The range is from eight (8) to 128. The default is 126.
(OPTIONAL) Enter the priority used in Bootstrap election process. The range is from zero (0) to 255. In the BSR election process, the BSR with the higher priority takes the precedence. If the priority values are equal, the router with the higher IP address becomes the BSR. The default is 0.
Not configured.
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This guide is platform-specific. For command information about other platforms, see the relevant Dell EMC Networking OS Command Line Reference Guide.

Introduced on the C9010, S3048-ON, S3100 Series, S4048-ON, S4048T-ON, S6000-ON, S6010-ON, S6100-ON, Z9100-ON.

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