OSPF Areas Tab
- Network > Virtual Router > OSPF > Areas
The following fields describe the OSPF area settings:
OSPF – Areas Settings
Configure the area over which the OSPF parameters can be applied.
Enter an identifier for the area in x.x.x.x format. This is the identifier that each neighbor must accept to be part of the same area.
Select one of the following options.
Accept Summaryoption on a stub area Area Border Router (ABR) interface is disabled, the OSPF area will behave as a Totally Stubby Area (TSA) and the ABR will not propagate any summary LSAs.
Addto aggregate LSA destination addresses in the area into subnets. Enable or suppress advertising LSAs that match the subnet, and click
OK. Repeat to add additional ranges.
Addan interface to be included in the area and enter the following information:
Configure the virtual link settings to maintain or enhance backbone area connectivity. The settings must be defined for area boarder routers, and must be defined within the backbone area (0.0.0.0). Click
Add, enter the following information for each virtual link to be included in the backbone area, and click