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ip mobile foreign-agent

ip mobile foreign-agent

lifetime <40-65534>

max-visitors <0-5000>
registrations {interval <100-10000> | retransmits <0-5>}

Description

This command configures the foreign agent for IP mobility.

Syntax

Parameter

Description

Range

Default

lifetime

Requested lifetime, in seconds, as per RFCRequest For Comments. RFC is a commonly used format for the Internet standards documentss. 3344, “IP Mobility Support for IPv4”.

40-65534

40

max-visitors

Maximum number of active visitors.

0-5000

5000

registrations

Frequency at which re-registration messages are sent to the home agent:

 

 

interval

Retransmission interval, in milliseconds

100-10000

1000

retransmits

Maximum number of times the foreign agent attempts mobile IP registration message exchanges before giving up.

0-5

3

Usage Guidelines

A foreign agent is the managed device which handles all mobile IP communication with a home agent on behalf of a roaming client.

Example

The following command configures the foreign agent:

(host) [mynode] (config) #ip mobile foreign-agent registration interval 10000

Command History

Version

Modification

ArubaOS 8.0.0.0

Command introduced.

Command Information

Platform

License

Command Mode

All platforms

Available in the base operating system.

Config mode on Mobility Master.

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