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Re: Portable IP space, isolated networks, BGP, etc... (fwd)
- From: Jeffrey Haas
- Date: Thu Dec 09 19:38:52 1999
On Thu, Dec 09, 1999 at 01:30:47PM -0800, Tim Wolfe wrote:
> If he was to use multihop EBGP to maintain a full BGP mesh between all of the
> BGP speakers in his ASN and each POP only announced it's own networks
Close, I think.
Each POP should advertise its nets via standard EBGP.
They could then setup an IBGP mesh internally. The main point of importance
here is that their next-hop's network must be originated by the upstream
However this is probably a Bad Thing. You'd need to crank on the IBGP
session's timers to account for lossy paths.
I wonder if there's any particular reason why they're not using private AS
numbers with their immediate upstreams and letting _them_ advertise the
> -- Tim
Jeffrey Haas "... and we cannot ignore our duties simply because they are
email@example.com not what we desire. That is exactly how evil comes into
+ * + the world, through neglect of one's destiny."