Bird vs Quagga revisited
rps at maine.edu
Fri Aug 24 12:50:21 CDT 2012
Don't forget about XORP if you have any need for multicast routing ...
On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 1:19 AM, Hank Nussbacher <hank at efes.iucc.ac.il> wrote:
> Sorry to disrupt the bad cabling thread, but I'd like to revisit a thread
> from 2 years ago. I have read over the NANOG presentations:
> as well as the NANOG thread:
> But have not found anything worthwhile on the matter over the past 2 years.
> Both Quagga and BIRD have developed since the comparison in 2010:
> But has anyone performed a more recent comparsion? Does Quagga still suffer
> from performance issues vs BIRD? Has anyone performed an RFC conformance
> test to see who complies more strictly to all the various RFCs?
> If BIRD is so much better than Quagga why is there no instance at Oregon:
> I also notice that BSD Router Project supports both:
> How well do the two coexist at the same time? Any migration issues going
> from Quagga to BIRD? Any feedback appreciated.
> We now take you back to cable wars :-)
Ray Patrick Soucy
University of Maine System
MaineREN, Maine's Research and Education Network
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