[quagga-dev 3516] Re: Quagga and long AS prefixes?
paul at clubi.ie
Fri Jun 17 13:45:15 BST 2005
On Wed, 15 Jun 2005, Christian Hammers wrote:
> This is just FYI that RIPE announced to do some buffer overflow
> tests (*eg*) tomorrow.
They're not doing buffer overflow testing, they're probing for BGP
topology information i think.
(though, the risk of sending very very long AS-Path attrs is buffer
overflows in buggy implementations).
> For unknown reasons they did not include Quagga in the list of
> pretested routers so I hope there will be no problems :-)
Iirc, Jeroen Massar has already confirmed Quagga handles
many-many-segment AS-Path's pn NANOG. (/iirc/).
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