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Can I use RIP with a supernet mask?

I have a network that has the following networks, and I'd like to use RIP version 2 for dynamic routing.  Will it work?

Network 1 = /22
Network 2 = /24
Network 3 = /24

Because Network 1 is a mask, I'm unsure how to advertise this network with RIP.

Do I use this?
router rip

Or do I use this?
router rip

Or should I be using some other protocol?  Keep in mind that RIP is the only one I know how to do.  If you're going to suggest IGRP, EIGRP, or BGP, I'll need some help putting that together!

Thanks in advance.
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here are my comments:

Remebering that Class C networks require 24 bits for the network porition:

BAD  - Network 1 requires a 24 bit mask. Network 1 should be = /24
Good - Network 2 = /24
Good - Network 3 = /24

This is the correct syntax to advertise the networks using a class C network. The network numbers for  the above nets would be:.
router rip

What are you trying to accomplish with using RIP v2?
If you want to use a dynamic routing protocol I suggest EIGRP. It is fairly simple to setup. If you have a diagram i can help you get it conifigured.
RIP does not do supernets. You can use summary routes with EIGRP or OSPF.
A diagram or existing config will be helpful in getting you set up.

Since RIP v2 supports masks, it should be possible to advertise the networks you've specified by supplying the mask with the network in the RIP config.

However, RIP is not a very good protocol, and RIP v2 doesn fix some of its other problems.  OSPF and EIGRP are better choices; EIGRP is Cisco proprietary, but OSPF is widely supported.

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