Monitoring RIP Routing Information

To view RIP routing information, select Monitor > Routing > RIP Information, or enter the following CLI commands:

After you make changes to the configuration in this window, you must commit the changes immediately for them to take effect. To commit all changes to the active configuration, select Commit Options > Commit. See Using the Commit Options to Commit Configuration Changes (J-Web Procedure) for details about all commit options.

Table 50 summarizes key output fields in the RIP routing display.

Table 50: Summary of Key RIP Routing Output Fields



Additional Information

RIP Statistics

Protocol Name

The RIP protocol name.


Port number

The port on which RIP is enabled.


Hold down time

The interval during which routes are neither advertised nor updated.


Global routes learned

Number of RIP routes learned on the logical interface.


Global routes held down

Number of RIP routes that are not advertised or updated during hold-down.


Global request dropped

Number of requests dropped.


Global responses dropped

Number of responses dropped.

RIP Neighbors  


Name of the RIP neighbor.

This value is the name of the interface on which RIP is enabled. Select the row and click the details button to see the details of this neighbor.


State of the RIP connection: Up or Dn (Down).


Source Address

Local source address.

This value is the configured address of the interface on which RIP is enabled.

Destination Address

Destination address.

This value is the configured address of the immediate RIP adjacency.

Send Mode

The mode of sending RIP messages.


Receive Mode

The mode in which messages are received.


In Metric

Value of the incoming metric configured for the RIP neighbor.