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Verifying the PIM Mode and Interface Configuration


Verify that PIM sparse mode is configured on all applicable interfaces.


From the CLI, enter the show pim interfaces command.

Sample Output



The output shows a list of the interfaces that are configured for PIM. Verify the following information:

  • Each interface on which PIM is enabled is listed.

  • The network management interface, either ge–0/0/0 or fe–0/0/0, is not listed.

  • Under Mode, the word Sparse appears.