ripngd supports the RIPng protocol as described in RFC 2080. It’s an IPv6 reincarnation of the RIP protocol.

Invoking ripngd

There are no ripngd specific invocation options. Common options can be specified (Common Invocation Options).

ripngd Configuration

Currently ripngd supports the following commands:

router ripng

Enable RIPng.

flush_timer TIME

Set flush timer.

network NETWORK

Set RIPng enabled interface by NETWORK.

network IFNAME

Set RIPng enabled interface by IFNAME.


Set RIPng static routing announcement of NETWORK.

router zebra

This command is the default and does not appear in the configuration. With this statement, RIPng routes go to the zebra daemon.

ripngd Terminal Mode Commands

show ip ripng
show debugging ripng
debug ripng events
debug ripng packet
debug ripng zebra

ripngd Filtering Commands

distribute-list ACCESS_LIST (in|out) IFNAME

You can apply an access-list to the interface using the distribute-list command. ACCESS_LIST is an access-list name. direct is in or out. If direct is in, the access-list is applied only to incoming packets.:

distribute-list local-only out sit1