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This command applies to the entire RIP process. If the timing of one router is changed, the timing of all the routers in the RIP domain must be changed. Therefore, these timers should not be changed from their default values without a specific, carefully considered reason.


Cover of Routing TCP/IP, Volume 1, 2/e


RIP timers need to match on all RIP routers