[c-nsp] Passing Payload Transparently in a L2VPN

sthaug at nethelp.no sthaug at nethelp.no
Fri Jul 26 21:14:18 EDT 2013

> Suppose i have a traffic generator and two ports are connected to my setup :
> Traffic_Gen(PE)======L2VPN====(PE)Traffic_Gen
> If the traffic generator supports creating packets, then how do i make sure
> the router will take my crafted packet across and what kind of checks I can
> do on the terminating PE to make sure it did not process the packet.

A common way to do this is to loop the packets back to the traffic
generator and let it verify.

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at nethelp.no

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