[c-nsp] propagate learned MED to peers?
Oliver Boehmer (oboehmer)
oboehmer at cisco.com
Thu Oct 14 18:51:52 EDT 2004
cisco-nsp-bounces at puck.nether.net <> wrote on Thursday, October 14, 2004
> ususally cisco does not propagate the MED learned from other
> peers to a different AS. Well, usually this is fine.
this is according to RFC1771, sec 5.1.4 states:
"The MULTI_EXIT_DISC attribute is never propagated to other BGP speakers
in neighboring AS's."
> Is there a way to announce the learned MED to external peers?
IOS only sends the med in external updates if
a) you set it via route-map on the ebgp peer
or b) the router sourced the path
or c) a default-metric is configured..
I tried with "set metric +0" in an outbound route-map, but this didn't
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