AS path question.

Scott Weeks surfer at mauigateway.com
Fri Nov 12 12:00:55 CST 2010


--- jlewis at lewis.org wrote:
From: Jon Lewis <jlewis at lewis.org>
On Wed, 10 Nov 2010, Scott Weeks wrote:

> Why did that make you feel safe?  Other than a bug, and ignorance of 
> BGP, what is unsafe about a lotta prepends?

Ignorance of BGP?  There's a known cisco bug that causes BGP session 
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I meant ignorance of BGP in that 50, 75 or 100 prepends will basically make no difference in your paths.  So, other than for fun and testing why prepend that much?

scott




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