Weekly Routing Table Report

Jared Mauch jared at puck.nether.net
Fri Jul 20 20:40:54 UTC 2012

On Jul 20, 2012, at 4:30 PM, Ron Broersma wrote:

> On Jul 20, 2012, at 1:04 PM, valdis.kletnieks at vt.edu wrote:
>> On Sat, 21 Jul 2012 05:10:41 +1000, Routing Analysis Role Account said:
>>> BGP routing table entries examined:                              418048
>> So, whatever happened to that whole "the internet will catch fire when
>> we get to 280K routing table entries" or whatever it was? :)
> We added memory where we could, or bought bigger routers.  The new (conventional wisdom) limit is 1M routes.

I think you mean 512k IPv4 with 256k of IPv6 (taking double space).

Make sure you check your tcam profiles :)

- Jared

More information about the NANOG mailing list