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EIGRP Offset Lists Logic

EIGRP Offset Lists allow to add a value (an offset) to the calculated integer metric (RD/FD) for a given prefix. How does this fit into the composite metric’s concept? We know EIGRP’s Update messages contain the following metric components – cumulative delay, least bandwidth, load and reliability; as well as non-metric components – hop count and MTU. So, where’s offset? Continue reading