where is my network with multihop bgp

Ondrej Zajicek santiago at crfreenet.org
Thu Mar 24 12:20:10 CET 2011

On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 03:32:11PM +0100, Arjan Filius wrote:
> Hello Bird users,
> I tried to configure the/my first multihop bgp configuration for
> monitoring purposes, but i don't get the correct network exported.
> Our setup:
> 2 Bird bgp routers, connected with iBGP, and bot have there own transit's.
> the published /20 network work just fine for about one year now (no
> multihop).
> Now i'm setting up a multihop bgp with source an redundant internal VRRP  
> address which belongs to that  published /20 to another bird i've 
> controll of,
> on both bgp routers. (so actually only the one which has the vrrp address 
> is working/active)

Why such strange setting?

BTW, for iBGP, the proper configuration is to have one BGP session with each
of these two routers.

To find the problem, i would need your config files (for all three

Elen sila lumenn' omentielvo

Ondrej 'SanTiago' Zajicek (email: santiago at crfreenet.org)
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