OSPF vs ISIS - Which do you prefer & why?

Nick Hilliard nick at foobar.org
Thu Nov 10 16:50:20 UTC 2016

Mikael Abrahamsson wrote:
> This is a feature of IS-IS. You're less likely to get random crap in
> your IGP.
> :P

that alone makes a great argument for connecting to this sort of device
using bgp.  Some vendors approach ospf with a hilarity-first attitude,
and at least bgp has the knobs to treat those sort of devices as if they
had a contagious disease.


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