Birdc OSPF propagate connected networks from VLANs

Ondrej Zajicek santiago at
Tue Jan 12 11:22:02 CET 2016

On Tue, Jan 12, 2016 at 08:56:37AM +0100, viker wrote:
> > Interesting thing is , when i import subnet to main table via :route
> > XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX via "vlanXXX"; in static protocol and do birdc
> > configure, propagation is working.
> > So it seems to me that protocol device (or kernel) is not correctly
> > importing created subnet into main table.


Kernel protocol do not import device routes created by kernel, only from
other sources (like 'ip route add' command or another routing daemon).

Device proto does not create routes, Direct proto does that.

Also note that 'networks' OSPF option makes sense only with multiple areas.

Elen sila lumenn' omentielvo

Ondrej 'Santiago' Zajicek (email: santiago at
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