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RE: Using BGP to force inbound and outbound routing through particular routes

  • From: Edward W. Ray
  • Date: Wed Nov 02 15:07:56 2005

66.6.208.1/24, ASN is currently 11509 but I will be getting my own shortly.

Edward W. Ray 

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-nanog@merit.edu [mailto:owner-nanog@merit.edu] On Behalf Of
Hannigan, Martin
Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2005 11:54 AM
To: Edward W. Ray; nanog@merit.edu
Subject: RE: Using BGP to force inbound and outbound routing through
particular routes




What's the netblock and ASN you already have?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-nanog@merit.edu [mailto:owner-nanog@merit.edu]On Behalf Of 
> Edward W. Ray
> Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2005 2:50 PM
> To: nanog@merit.edu
> Subject: Using BGP to force inbound and outbound routing through 
> particular routes
> 
> 
> 
>  spam was a lousy name...
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: spam [mailto:spamjail@mmicman.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2005 11:44 AM
> To: 'nanog@merit.edu'
> Subject: FW: Using BGP to force inbound and outbound routing through 
> particular routes
> 
> I recently made a request to get a cable modem connection at my home.  
> I went for one of those $29.95 for three month specials in case I run 
> afoul of some rules prohibiting what I am going to do.  I already have 
> a multi-T1 connection with a Class C block and BGP running on my Cisco 
> 3640 router, and was looking to become multi-homed.  The cable 
> connection is via bridge/DHCP cable modem, and was going to hook it up 
> to the Cisco 3640.
> I have already
> done the research and know from what block of IP addresses I will be 
> assigned, and the BGP route tables/peers.
> 
> I would like to use BGP to force inbound and outbound routing only 
> through particular peers, Sprint (AS 1239) and UUNET (AS 701).  I have 
> been reading "Practical BGP" by Whate, McPherson and Sangli and this 
> appears to be possible.  However, do my adjacent routers need to 
> support BGP in order for this to work?  Could I use other routing 
> protocols to accomplish this, or would this require knowledge of all 
> possible downstream router IP addresses?
> 
> Edward W. Ray
> 
> 
> 





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