The default configuration file name of
ripd.conf. When invocation
ripd searches directory
/etc/quagga. If ripd.conf is not there next
search current directory.
RIP uses UDP port 520 to send and receive RIP packets. So the user must have
the capability to bind the port, generally this means that the user must
have superuser privileges. RIP protocol requires interface information
zebra daemon. So running
is mandatory to run
ripd. Thus minimum sequence for running
RIP is like below:
# zebra -d # ripd -d
Please note that
zebra must be invoked before
ripd. Please use
/var/run/ripd.pid`. Certain signals have special meaningss to
Reload configuration file ripd.conf. All configurations are reseted. All routes learned so far are cleared and removed from routing table.
ripd sweeps all installed RIP routes then terminates properly.
ripd invocation options. Common options that can be specified
(see Common Invocation Options).
When the program terminates, retain routes added by
|• RIP netmask: