Configuration Output Organization

You can use the commands described in this topic to monitor the current (running) configuration of the system.

You can use the show configuration command to display information when the router is in Automatic Commit mode. In Automatic Commit mode, the system automatically saves any change to the system configuration to nonvolatile storage (NVS).

You can use the show running-configuration command to display information when the router is in Manual Commit mode. In Manual Commit mode, any configuration change affects only the current (running) system configuration.

For more information about saving the current configuration in Automatic Commit mode or Manual Commit mode, see Overview of Saving the Current System Configuration. This topic describes the following: