RIP Discusion Posts

DQ 1 What type of routing protocol is RIPv1? What algorithm does it use? Also, what is the default value of the RIP hold-down timer? What does this mean?;DQ 2 Debug will show you RIP updates so you can verify that a given router is sending and receiving updates. Aside from debug, what else can you do to troubleshoot routing updates in general and RIP specifically?