What is a function of OSPF hello packets?

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What is a function of OSPF hello packets?

  • to send specifically requested link-state records
  • to discover neighbors and build adjacencies between them
  • to ensure database synchronization between routers
  • to request specific link-state records from neighbor routers

Explanation: The OSPF hello packet serves three primary functions: discover OSPF neighbors and establish adjacencies, advertise parameters that OSPF neighbors must agree on, and elect the DR and BDR.

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