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Configuring the Open Shortest Path First v3 (OSPFv3) protocol requires configuring the first three settings in the following table (BFD is optional):
OSPFv3 Settings
Select to enable the OSPF protocol.
Reject Default Route
Select if you do not want to learn any default routes through OSPF.
Router ID
Specify the router ID associated with the OSPF instance in this virtual router. The OSPF protocol uses the router ID to uniquely identify the OSPF instance.
To enable Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) for OSPFv3 globally for the virtual router on a PA-5000 Series, PA-5200 Series, PA-7000 Series, and VM-Series firewall, select one of the following:
  • default
    (default BFD settings)
  • a BFD profile that you have created on the firewall
  • New BFD Profile
    to create a new BFD profile
None (Disable BFD)
to disable BFD for all OSPFv3 interfaces on the virtual router; you cannot enable BFD for a single OSPFv3 interface.
In addition, configure OSPFv3 settings on the following tabs:

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