choice version (ubuntu 10.04 LTS) native or ppa/latest greatest ?

Ondrej Zajicek santiago at
Tue May 25 16:21:39 CEST 2010

On Tue, May 25, 2010 at 03:46:02PM +0200, Arjan Filius wrote:
> Hello,
> i'm configuring 2 ubuntu 10.05 LTS bgp (production) servers for eBGP/iBGP 
> standard bird version is : 1.1.5-1
> i saw there are quite some newer version already, and even a ppa version  
> is created on
> latest version there  	 1.2.2-1~lucid+1 which is also the latest on 
> as the 1.1.5-1 is almost a year old i can imagine it is preferred to have 
> a later version installed.
> has  anyone an (strong) opininion/advice what to take for a new bgp setup?

Definitely 1.2.2, there are many improvements and bugfixes from 1.1.5.

Elen sila lumenn' omentielvo

Ondrej 'SanTiago' Zajicek (email: santiago at
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