[Update] Re: New ISP to market, BCP 38, and new tactics
nanog at daork.net
Tue Feb 3 19:51:16 CST 2009
On 4/02/2009, at 2:43 PM, Steve Bertrand wrote:
> Nathan Ward wrote:
>> On 4/02/2009, at 2:33 PM, Steve Bertrand wrote:
>>> - Currently, (as I write), I'm migrating my entire core from IPv4 to
>>> IPv6. I've got the space, and I love to learn, so I'm just lab-ing
>>> it up
>>> now to see how things will flow with all iBGP v4 routes being
>>> advertised/routed over v6.
>> Don't advertise v4 prefixes in v6 sessions, keep them separate.
>> If you do, you have to do set next-hops with route maps and things,
>> kind of nasty.
>> Better to just run a v4 BGP mesh and a v6 BGP mesh.
> Ok. I've been having problems with this.
> What I was hoping for (even though I'm testing something that I know
> won't work) is that I can break something so I could push v4 traffic
> over a v6-only core.
> Is there _any_ way to do this (other than NAT/tunnel etc)?
MPLS - "The MP is for Multi Protocol!"
Otherwise, no, you don't get to use IPv6 addresses as next hops for
IPv4 routes, which I think is what you're asking to do.
Run IPv4 and IPv6 in parallel, iBGP for v4, iBGP for v6. Same for eBGP
Running v4 and v6 in one BGP session is weird and is asking for
You get the same with OSPF - you run OSPFv2 and OSPFv3 in parallel.
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