Re: [Idr] new thread regarding capabilities handling

Mikael Abrahamsson <swmike@swm.pp.se> Fri, 28 April 2017 05:11 UTC

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From: Mikael Abrahamsson <swmike@swm.pp.se>
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On Thu, 27 Apr 2017, Enke Chen wrote:

> If there is sufficient interest, we can limit the capability to just 
> AFI/SAFI without much work.  With GR though the interest seems to have 
> dropped.

If someone had asked me 2 days ago "If you have GR enabled on a BGP 
session and add an address family to that session, will this affect 
forwarding when the session restarts" I would have said "YES!"

But from what I'm reading here, I would have been wrong? The session would 
go down but RIB/FIB would be untouched because GR?

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Mikael Abrahamsson    email: swmike@swm.pp.se