RIP MD5 authentication

Ondrej Zajicek santiago at
Thu Apr 8 10:20:02 CEST 2010

On Fri, Apr 02, 2010 at 03:51:32PM +0200, jp wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm trying to use the RIP protocol of BIRD in MD5 authentication mode. I
> use bird version 1.2.1.

> historically, the value "FFFF 0001" was used by bird but this was
> changed to "FFFF 0100" in a patch resolving "RIP authentication problem
> with cisco".

Thank you for a note. Unfortunately, i don't know anything about
that patch. I will check that to make it compatible with both
Quagga and Cisco.

Elen sila lumenn' omentielvo

Ondrej 'SanTiago' Zajicek (email: santiago at
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