ripd - a RIP routing engine for use with Quagga routing software.
ripd [ -dhrv ] [ -f config-file ] [ -i
pid-file ] [ -P port-number ] [ -A
vty-address ] [ -u user ] [ -g group ]
ripd is a routing component that works with the Quagga routing
Options available for the ripd command:
- -d, --daemon
- Runs in daemon mode, forking and exiting from tty.
- -f, --config-file config-file
- Specifies the config file to use for startup. If not specified this option
will likely default to /usr/local/etc/ripd.conf.
- -g, --group group
- Specify the group to run as. Default is quagga.
- -h, --help
- A brief message.
- -i, --pid_file pid-file
- When ripd starts its process identifier is written to
pid-file. The init system uses the recorded PID to stop or
restart ripd. The likely default is /var/run/ripd.pid.
- -P, --vty_port port-number
- Specify the port that the ripd VTY will listen on. This defaults to 2602,
as specified in /etc/services.
- -A, --vty_addr vty-address
- Specify the address that the ripd VTY will listen on. Default is all
- -u, --user user
- Specify the user to run as. Default is quagga.
- -r, --retain
- When the program terminates, retain routes added by ripd.
- -v, --version
- Print the version and exit.
This man page is intended to be a quick reference for command line options. The
definitive document is the Info file Quagga.
The ripd process may log to standard output, to a VTY, to a log file, or through
syslog to the system logs. ripd supports many debugging options, see
the Info file, or the source for details.
- The default location of the ripd binary.
- The default location of the ripd config file.
- If the ripd process is config'd to output logs to a file, then you
will find this file in the directory where you started ripd.