Multi-homed clients and BGP timers
steve at ibctech.ca
Fri May 22 20:09:44 CDT 2009
Jack Bates wrote:
> Steve Bertrand wrote:
>> Well, unfortunately, the local PUC owns the fibre, and they have a
>> switch aggregating all of their fibre in a star pattern. They then trunk
>> the VLANs to me across two redundant pair. I'm in the process of
>> persuading them to allow me to put my own gear in their location so I
>> can manage it myself (no risk of port-monitor, no risk of their ops
>> fscking up my clients etc). This way, they connect from their
>> client-facing converter into whatever port in my switch I tell them.
> Correct me if I'm wrong, but wasn't this exactly the type of situation
> that BFD was designed to detect and help with?
I don't know, but I'm printing it anyway to take home and read. It's
been mentioned a few times, and clearly worth learning about.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 3233 bytes
Desc: S/MIME Cryptographic Signature
More information about the NANOG