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Multicast - PIM bfd feature enable
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this PR is to enable bfd feature on PIM to improve the convergence timers , it's supported on FRR .


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Any docs or example on how bfd interacts with pim?

From where does the "pim bfd" pickup which endpoints it should measure against?

Also when enabling bfd you might want to be able to specify password aswell if the bfd occurs over a non isolated network.

syncer changed the task status from Open to In progress.Oct 28 2023, 2:20 AM
syncer triaged this task as Normal priority.

Will be implemented via T5733

@Apachez protocols bfd is the place to configure e.g. profiles referenced by protocols pim interface bfd

Peers are "autoconfigured" when BFD control packets arrive

I'll hava a lab with PIM SSM and BFD , I'll update our documentation with those feature with example.

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