BFD and Juniper?

Leighton, Russell leightr at
Sat Aug 15 21:57:56 CEST 2015


I'll try Job Snijders suggestions soon.

From: Dmitry S. Nikolaev [mailto:dnikolaev at]
Sent: Saturday, August 15, 2015 11:14 AM
To: Leighton, Russell
Cc: bird-users at
Subject: Re: BFD and Juniper?


What Junos version on you router ?
There is a bug in Junos 10.4 (and maybe early versions) with SRC address for BFD session if router have several IP`s on one iface.


With best regards, Dmitry S. Nikolaev

Moscow, Russia

phone: +7 (499) 678 8007 [ext. 6003]

fax: +7 (499) 678 8007 [ext. 7777]


mail: dnikolaev at<mailto:dnikolaev at>

On 15.08.2015 17:42, Leighton, Russell wrote:
I'm trying to get bird 1.5.0 to have BFD work with Juniper MX Routers.

Sessions  get stuck in Init state with the Juniper side in Down state.

Any suggestions?

I'm happy to share Juniper traces if that would lend some insight.

Thx in advance.


Russell Leighton
Senior Software Development Engineer
Amazon Web Services / EC2 Networking
leightr at<mailto:leightr at>
Mobile: 301.828.8458

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <>

More information about the Bird-users mailing list