32-bit AS numbers

Jared Mauch jared at puck.nether.net
Fri Oct 9 11:13:13 CDT 2009


On Oct 9, 2009, at 12:05 PM, Kevin Loch wrote:

> Greg Hankins wrote:
>
>> We also started a Wiki with content based on the presentation that  
>> has
>> more updated information, including a current list of vendor support.
>> If you see a vendor missing, let us know and we can update the list.
>> Or better yet, create an account and add some content yourself :-).
>> http://as4.cluepon.net/index.php/Main_Page
>
> While it's good to see support _finally_ in 2.2SX, I still don't see  
> it
> in 12.2SR (for rsp720).  It's almost like Cisco has no idea how
> many of these things are actually used on the Internet.

One can use the 23456 method in the interim, but I'd rather see  
everyone deploy 4-byte code.  There have already been cases already of  
people putting 23456 in an as4_path inappropriately.

	- Jared




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