To configure the expiry time (and date) for MD5 authentication of RIP packets, use the set protocols rip interface vif address authentication md5 end-time command in L2/L3 configuration mode.

Command Syntax

set protocols rip interface interface-name vif vif-name address ip-address authentication md5 key-id end-time time


interface-nameInterface name
vif-nameVirtual interface name.
ip-addressVirtual interface IP address for RIP.
key-idMD5 authentication key identifier. The range is 0-255.
timeAuthentication end time (and date). The format to be used is YYYY-MM-DD.HH:MM.


This example configures the deadline for the MD5 authentication key used for authentication:

admin@Switch# set protocols rip interface vlan10 vif vlan10 address authentication md5 1 end-time 2014-3-31.21:21