protocol— Routes learned via protocol will be redistributed into BGP.
metric— Metric to assign to the redistributed routes. The value is in the range of 0 to 4294967295.
Purpose: To redistribute routes into BGP that have been learned via a routing protocol other than BGP. The metric value is assigned to the metric or multi-exit discriminator (MED) of the new BGP route. Routes can be redistributed from connected, dvmrp, egp, eigrp, igrp, isis, iso-igrp, mobile, odr, ospf, rip, and static.
Cisco IOS Software Release: 10.0
In Figure 10-2, Router C is advertising 172.16.2.0/24 and 172.16.3.0/24 to ...