Arista Layer3

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Thu Nov 30 22:43:34 UTC 2017

On Thu, Nov 30, 2017 at 10:38:53PM +0000, Nick Hilliard wrote:
> Jared Mauch wrote:
> > Lots of folks also use MikroTik as well if the traffic is in the 1G
> > range or so.
> mikrotik support for ipv6 is still dodgy: recursive next-hop is not
> supported in bgp/ipv6:
> ...  and OSPFv3 routes with the local-address flag set are dropped:
> Between the two of these feature deficits, ipv6 isn't a runner on this
> platform in a SP environment.  Both problems are due to be resolved in
> routeros v7, but the release date for this is elusive.
> Also, the bgp stack is single-threaded and the individual core speeds
> are relatively low, so operating these devices in the ipv4 dfz can be
> troublesome.

And still no support for BGP Large Communities! :(

Kind regards,


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