General Networking/Lan/Wan/transport mechanism

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QUESTION: hello sir,
        what is transport mechanism of ospf ?

ANSWER: Hi Pankaj,

OSPF uses IP, of course  :-)

J.

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QUESTION: transport mechanism for RIP and EIGRP is also ip ?

Answer
EIGRP uses tcp.  http://networking.ringofsaturn.com/Cisco/eigrp.php

RIP uses UDP.  https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&cad=rja&ved=0CD8QFjAB&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwiki.wireshark.org%2FRIP&ei=_C1qUaDgJYup0AGgu4HwCQ&usg=AFQjCNEWKBkT_v3PSqQFC2QvEfTU7HBS1g&sig2=Mx6in3GRpDMewFMBzDGpaA&bvm=bv.45175338,d.dmQ

stuff like this is very easy to just Google.  :-)

Good luck!

J.

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