[quagga-users 9934] Re: route-map changes require bgpd restart?
dunc at lemonia.org
Thu Sep 25 09:44:49 IST 2008
> I try to change route-map settings (metric and as-path prepend). One my router all seems to be fine - the changes appear in the config but the other router not received any of these changes. After restart the bgpd daemon the new settings are active but I want to avoid a restart. (quagga version 0.99.10 and 0.98.6 tested)
> I dont know if it is a bug or a feature. Have I missed a command after leaving the route-map editor to activate these settings? I looked around the documentation and the list. The only thread I found is already one year old and without a "result":
> I would be appreciative for any advice/help.
> best regards
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You might need to clear the session.
try clear ip bgp <IP_of_neighbour> soft
You need to have enabled
neighbor <peer> soft-reconfiguration inbound
for inbound soft clear to work nicely.
A non-soft clear resets the BGP session, which is usually not ideal.
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