The MPLS LDP Peer Details report provides an inventory of MPLS Label Distribution Protocol peers. You can configure the parameters of the report to focus on the components that you are most interested in.
MPLS LDP Peer Details report details:
|Device Name||name of the device.|
|LSR ID||Label Switching Router (LSR) identifier is the first 4 bytes of the Label Distribution Protocol (LDP) identifier.|
|Loop detection capability||
indicates the LSR loop detection capability, and not necessarily its current state. Loop detection is determined during session initialization. Individual sessions may not run with loop detection. Loop detection can be:
|Label retention mode||
Label Retention Mode. When set to:
|LDP session traps enabled||
LDP Session Traps Enabled. When set to:
|LDP Peers||number of LDP peers.|
|Advertised IP||IP address advertised to its LDP peers.|
|Label distribution method||
Label Distribution Method. When the LSR is using:
|Path vector loop limit||
Path Vector Hop Limit. When set to:
For the Path Vector Hop Limit to have effect, the device’s Loop Detection Capability must be set to either Hop Count And Path Vector or Path Vector.
|LDP version||version number of the LDP protocol. When set to 0, this indicates that the version of the protocol is unknown.|
|TCP port||LDP TCP port 646 used for establishing transport connection.|
|UDP port||UDP port, by default 646, used with the discovery message.|
To run a MPLS LDP Peer Details report:
- In the Main Menu, click Reports.
- This will open the Reports page. Click Connectivity and Routing.
- This will open the Connectivity and Routing page. Click MPLS LDP Peer Details.
- This will open the MPLS LDP Peer Details Options page.
- If you want to reuse previously saved report values, select it in the Use saved values dropdown field.
- Specify the format of the report in the Report format field.
- Specify the Report style template you want to use for the report from the dropdown field. Please see this article for help and information on reporting style templates.
- Specify the View against which the report is to be run in the Please select a View dropdown field. You can drag Views into this field from the Drop Box.
- Specify the time zone to which you want the reporting period to apply. By default, this is set to None, which means that the time zone of the host/consolidation server is used.
- Click Save to save your report values, Run to run immediately, or click Cancel.