RIPng Packet Format

A RIPng packet is composed of a header and multiple route table entries (RTEs). In a RIPng packet, the maximum number of RTEs is determined by the maximum transmission unit (MTU) of an interface.

Figure 1 shows the basic format of a RIPng packet.

Figure 1 RIPng packet format

A RIPng packet contains two types of RTEs:

Figure 2 shows the format of a next hop RTE.

Figure 2 Format of the next hop RTE

Figure 3 shows the format of an IPv6-prefix RTE.

Figure 3 Format of the IPv6-prefix RTE

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