This chapter covers the basic Cisco IOS configuration commands for configuring Frame Relay on a Cisco router. After completion of this chapter, readers will be able to configure basic Frame Relay operations on Cisco routers in a router-based Frame Relay network. Along with the discussion of Cisco IOS Frame Relay configuration commands, the available Cisco IOS show commands for monitoring Frame Relay will be highlighted and explained. The use of diagnostic Cisco IOS debug commands for troubleshooting common Frame Relay problems and issues on the Frame Relay network will also be discussed.
The topics and questions that this chapter addresses include the following:
Enabling Frame Relay encapsulation