RIP versions supported by S series switches

Q: Which RIP versions are supported by S series switches?

A: RIP has two versions including RIP-1 and RIP-2. You can specify RIP packet version on an interface.
RIP-1 packets are transmitted in broadcast mode.
RIP-2 packets can be broadcast or multicast. By default, RIP-2 packets are multicast using the IP address 224.0.0.9. Multicast mode prevents hosts that do not run RIP on the same network from receiving broadcast RIP packets, and prevents hosts running RIP-1 from receiving and processing routes with a subnet mask in RIP-2 packets. An interface can also receive RIP-1 packets when it uses RIP-2 broadcast mode.
By default, an interface receives and sends RIP-1 packets. If RIP-2 is specified for an interface, the interface transmits packets in multicast mode by default.

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