Configuring Forwarding Options (NSM Procedure)

To configure forwarding options:

  1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
  2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the device for which you want to configure forwarding options.
  3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select Security > Forwarding Options.
  4. Enter a comment in the Forwarding Options workspace that describes the forwarding options.
  5. In the configuration tree, select Security > Forwarding Options > Family.
  6. Enter a comment in the Family workspace that describes the family.
  7. Configure the options as specified in Table 111.
  8. Click one:
    • OK—Saves the changes.
    • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
    • Apply—Applies the forwarding options.

Table 111: Forwarding Options Configuration Details

OptionFunctionYour Action

Family > Inet6

Comment

Supplies a descriptive comment for the IPv6 traffic.

(Optional) Enter a comment.

Mode

Specifies the IPv6 traffic forwarding mode.

Select the forwarding mode from the list.

Family > Iso

Comment

Supplies a descriptive comment for the Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS) protocol traffic.

(Optional) Enter a comment.

Mode

Specifies the iso forwarding mode.

Select the forwarding mode from the list.

Family > Mpls

Comment

Supplies a descriptive comment for the MPLS.

(Optional) Enter a comment.

Mode

Specifies the MPLS forwarding mode.

Select the forwarding mode from the list.

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