EIGRP timers

Just like all routing protocols, EIGRP has different timers, such as hold time interval, smooth round-trip-timer, and queue information. They are all kept in the neighbor table to include the IP address:

R1#sh ip eigrp neighborsIP-EIGRP neighbors for process 100H    Address   Interface Hold   Uptime   SRTT   RTO   Q   Seq                         (sec)                  (ms)  Cnt  Num0    10.1.1.5   Fa0/1     12    00:17:22   40    1000  0   19

Before we keep moving forward with EIGRP, there is some terminology you need to know. The following table will help you understand these terms:

The preceding diagram is theoretical. It is showing you that your neighbor routers are giving you a reported distance ...

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