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OSPF Hello Packets

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OSPF Hello Packets contain the following information for neighbor relationships:

-Router ID

-Hello and Dead Timers **

-Network Mask **

-Area ID **


-Router Priority

-Designated Router & Backup Designated Router IP addresses

-Authentication Password **


** : Criterion must match with the neighbor’s Hello packets

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About Behzad Munir

Behzad Munir, P.Eng, is a Voice Solutions Consultant working in Toronto, Canada

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