[quagga-dev 3594] Re: quagga MRIB (from MBGP/IPv4 Multicast)
paul at clubi.ie
Fri Aug 19 20:00:41 BST 2005
On Fri, 19 Aug 2005, Hugo Santos wrote:
> As a side question, i would like to know if there is a stable
> interface (and if such interface doesn't exist if there is interest
> for it) for external RIB/MRIB queries and possibly receiving events
> when prefixes change or are added/removed.
It does yes.
> After a quick traversal through Quagga's source i would say that
> you must be explicitly in the redistribution tables (and thus
> change Quagga to use such interface),
Unfortunately, correct. There isn't a good means to use zserv
'anonymously'. This hopefully will be fixed when someone gets round
to cleaning up zserv.
> but maybe the zebra protocol broadcasts messages also by other
> means and i'm wrong?
It doesn't at the moment, but I have no problem at all with
allocating the required identifiers to external projects, until Zserv
does. Send diff, you get! :)
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