Dell Command Line Reference Guide for the S4048–ON System


ipv6 pim rp-candidate

Configure an IPv6 PIM router to send out a Candidate-RP-Advertisement message to the bootstrap (BS) router or define group prefixes that are defined with the RP address to PIM BSR.

ipv6 pim [vrf vrf-name] rp-candidate {interface [priority] [acl-name]}

To return to the default value, use the no ipv6 pim [vrf vrf-name] rp-candidate {interface [priority]} command.

vrf vrf-name
(OPTIONAL) Enter the keyword vrf followed by the name of the VRF.
NOTE: Applies to specific VRF if input is provided, else applies to Default VRF.
Enter the following keywords and slot/port or number information:
  • 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.
  • 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 the port-channel ID.
  • For a VLAN, enter the keyword vlan then a number from 1 to 4094.
(OPTIONAL) Enter the priority used in RP election process. The range is zero (0) to 255. The default is 192. In the RP election process, the RP with the lower priority takes the precedence.
(OPTIONAL) Enter the name of an ACL to configure a PIM router to act as an RP for a specific set of multicast group addresses that are defined in the ACL.
NOTE: If you do not specify the acl-name, the system uses the default multicast IPv6 group range, which is ff00::/8.
Not configured.
Command Modes
Command History

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.
Usage Information
Priority is stored at BSR router when receiving a Candidate-RP-Advertisement.

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