Dell Command Line Reference Guide for the S4048–ON System 9.14.2.8

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distance

Assign a weight (for prioritization) to all routes in the RIP routing table or to a specific route. Lower weights (“administrative distance”) are preferred.

S4048–ON

Syntax
distance weight [ip-address mask [prefix-name]]

To return to the default values, use the no distance weight [ip-address mask] command.

Parameters
weight
Enter a number from 1 to 255 for the weight (for prioritization). The default is 120.
ip-address
(OPTIONAL) Enter the IP address, in dotted decimal format (A.B.C.D), of the host or network to receive the new distance metric.
mask
If you enter an IP address, also enter a mask for that IP address, in either dotted decimal format or /prefix format (/x).
prefix-name
(OPTIONAL) Enter a configured prefix list name.
Defaults
weight = 120
Command Modes
ROUTER RIP
Command History

This guide is platform-specific. For command information about other platforms, see the relevant Dell EMC Networking OS Command Line Reference Guide.

Version
Description
9.10(0.1)
Introduced on the S6010-ON and S4048T-ON.
9.10(0.0)
Introduced on the S3148.
9.10(0.0)
Introduced on the S6100-ON.
9.8(2.0)
Introduced on the S3100 series.
9.8(1.0)
Introduced on the Z9100-ON.
9.8(0.0P5)
Introduced on the S4048-ON.
9.8(0.0P2)
Introduced on the S3048-ON.
9.7(0.0)
Introduced on the S6000-ON.
9.2(1.0)
Introduced on the Z9500.
9.0.2.0
Introduced on the S6000.
8.3.19.0
Introduced on the S4820T
8.3.11.1
Introduced on the Z9000.
8.3.7.0
Introduced on the S4810.
7.8.1.0
Introduced on the S-Series.
7.6.1.0
Introduced on the C-Series.
pre- 6.2.1.1
Introduced on the E-Series.
Related Commands
  • default-metric — assigns one distance metric to all routes learned using the redistribute command.

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