Open Source BGP-router?

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at
Thu Dec 6 09:08:33 UTC 2001

On Thu, Dec 06, 2001 at 12:28:53AM -0800,
 Simon Higgs <simon at> wrote 
 a message of 15 lines which said:

> Can someone point me to an Open Source OS which can host a BGP-capable router?

You mean free software (Open Source is a buzzword for suits)? Any free
Unix will work. I use Zebra <URL:> on Debian
<> machines running the Linux kernel but, from
reading the Zebra list, it seems most Zebraists use FreeBSD.

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