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    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 1.
    8. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
      • Apply—Applies the forwarding options.

    Table 1: 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.

    Published: 2013-01-06