IPv6 BGP communities

Owen DeLong owen at delong.com
Fri Jun 17 23:18:49 UTC 2011

I think it actually makes complete sense to use the same BGP communities for the
same purposes regardless of address family.


On Jun 17, 2011, at 6:08 AM, Serge Vautour wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm looking at re-writing our IPv4 BGP policies for IPv6. Does anyone see a 
> problem with re-using the same BGP community values? If we use AS:110 for LP 110 
> under IPv4, can I just use AS:110 for LP 110 under IPv6? Technically it works - 
> at least I haven't seen a problem in my initial tests. It sure would make 
> everything easier than assigning new values. Is there a BCP for this?
> Thanks,
> Serge

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