JunOS IPv6 announcements over IPv4 BGP

Pete Ashdown pashdown at xmission.com
Fri Dec 21 19:47:30 UTC 2012


Itis just informational rather than real peering.  Akamai CDN.

On 12/21/2012 12:45 PM, Jared Mauch wrote:
> On Dec 21, 2012, at 1:45 PM, Pete Ashdown wrote:
>
>> I've got a peer who wishes me to send my IPv6 announcements over IPv4 BGP. 
>> I'm running around in circles with JTAC trying to find out how to do this
>> in JunOS.  Does anyone have a snippet they can send me?
> I would say don't do this.  You are likely to experience software defects that are unique to this configuration which IMHO is far less common than a peer per v4/v6 transport.  It will also show they aren't doing any 'kinky' engineering to get you IPv6.  While some folks may disagree, the ability to connect you to an edge device that does dual-stack will provide you better service.
>
> - Jared



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