Bird vs Quagga revisited

Andrew Latham lathama at
Wed Aug 22 17:48:19 UTC 2012

On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 1:42 PM, David Hubbard
<dhubbard at> wrote:
> Of those who have used Quagga or Bird, or anything else,
> would either of them be appropriate and/or well suited for
> use as an iBGP blackhole route server?  We currently
> do blackholes via manual config on one of our real
> routers but are wanting to add a software-based (on linux)
> system where we could script a way for some of our tech
> support folks to add blackhole routes at the direction
> of a network person where they can just enter a command
> and the IP address.
> Thanks,
> David


Are you referring to the DROP[1] or BGPF[2] lists?  If so there are
various was to use that data.


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