BGP in a containers

Pierre Emeriaud at
Thu Jun 14 19:12:39 UTC 2018

2018-06-14 20:56 GMT+02:00 james jones <james.voip at>:
> I am working on an personal experiment and was wondering what is the best
> option for running BGP in a docker base container. I have seen a lot blogs
> and docs referencing Quagga. I just want to make sure I am not over looking
> any other options before I dive in. Any thoughts or suggestions?

If this is to run bgp to the ToR, this is a nice way do have redundant
paths to a server.

Exabgp is a nice tool for this, and a colleague of mine developed
'bagpipe' ( for this,
now part of openstack
( but still usable as
a standalone daemon.

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