Bird BGP Daemon tips and tricks

Some of these are more than likely known to people, but i though i would add them here. Partially for you and partially for me!

Useful Links

Command Line stuff

  • birdc show route for 185.186.67.33 shows all routes known for that ip address
  • birdc show route protocol INTERNAL_LON1 shows all routes for a given Peer.
  • birdc show route where bgp_path ~ [= * 15133 * =] show routes where AS15133 is in the path list.
  • birdc show route where bgp_path.last = 15133 show routes where AS15133 is the LAST path.

Presentations