Explain what are RIP1 & RIP2?

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  • Feb 16th, 2014

rip1,is a classless routing protocol,
rip 2,is a classfull routing protocol.

kinjal oza

  • Sep 1st, 2014

RIPv1 is class-full routing protocol.
Ripv2 is classless routing protocol.

Amartya singh

  • Jan 22nd, 2015

RIPv1 is a class-full protocol ,BUT RIPv2 is a classless protocol.
RIPv1 does not support the sub-netting, BUT RIPv2 support the sub-netting.
RIPv1 does the broadcasting in the n/w, BUT RIPv2 does the multicast in the n/w & for multicast in n/w it use the address ( .
RIPv1 does not support the load balance, BUT RIPv2 support the load balance.

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Ramesha v

  • Feb 2nd, 2015

Rip will support 16 hops, Rip2 will support vlsm (variable length subnet mask) Rip1 will not support.

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Aijaz Hyder Sabir

  • Feb 10th, 2015


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mayank pravin

  • Jul 17th, 2015

In case of RIP 1 it is by default classful and in case of RIP 2 it is also by default classful but it can be changed to the classless IP also.

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