(HSRP) A CISCO standard, defined in RFC 2281, that calls for a mirrored router in passive mode to send hello packets, wait for a lead router to die and, without dropping a packet, take over from that router.
Note: “standby”, not “swappable” (and certainly not “swapable”).
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verb See hot swap
- Hot swapable routing protocol
spelling Incorrect spelling of incorrect expansion of HSRP – Hot Standby Routing Protocol. (2005-01-26)