ospf default-information originate

I have a config on a Cisco router with BGP redistributed in OSPF (see below) and I'd like to know what default-information originate metric-type 1 means.

router ospf 100
 router-id 1.1.1.1
 redistribute bgp 65306 subnets route-map MY_REDISTRIBUTION
 network 192.168.0.0 0.0.255.255 area 0
 default-information originate metric-type 1

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leblancAccountingAsked:
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JustInCaseCommented:
default-information originate - is command to advertise the default route to neighboring OSPF routers
metric type 1 means that metric will be changed across the network (and it will be marked as E1 type), while metric type 2 would mean that metric will NOT be changed across the network (and it will be marked as E2 type).

In the case that two routers advertize default route, and one route is E1 and second is E2 - E1 type route is preferred over E2 type.
leblancAccountingAuthor Commented:
So the default router is something like "network 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 next_hop". Correct?
So is it like redistribute my default route into my OSPF process?
JustInCaseCommented:
Yes on both counts. :)
Default route
ip route 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 <next-hop>
like redistribute that route into OSPF process.

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