Dropped netlink updates during scans

Shaun Crampton Shaun.Crampton at metaswitch.com
Thu Aug 13 18:52:39 CEST 2015

I don’t think so, but the test I’m running is very big so it’s hard to
catch one of these issues as it happens.  I have the logging turned down
to a low level to achieve the scale I need.


On 13/08/2015 17:37, "Ondrej Zajicek" <santiago at crfreenet.org> wrote:

>On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 04:31:53PM +0000, Shaun Crampton wrote:
>> We set our scan time to 2s and then create many routes using "ip route
>> add².  With many (say 50k) routes, the scan starts taking a second or
>> so BIRD is ignoring about 50% of the route updates and only picking them
>> up on the scan.
>Do you see any warnings in log when a route is missed?
>Elen sila lumenn' omentielvo
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