[j-nsp] Junos MPLS question
mounir.mohamed at gmail.com
Tue Dec 13 03:49:40 EST 2005
It's seems that it's load balancing problem not Cisco IOS problem 90%
the problem related to loadbalancing type.
On 12/13/05, Mounir Mohamed <mounir.mohamed at gmail.com> wrote:
> Which load balancing typ u use? per-packet or per-desination?
> Best Regards,
> Mounir Mohamed
> On 12/11/05, Sorin CONSTANTINESCU <consta at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have a setup like this:
> > R1 -> R2 -> R3 ->R4
> > - R1,R2 and R3 are in an MPLS Domain. R4 is outside.
> > - between R3 and R4 are 4 links (load-balanced)
> > - R1 - Cisco
> > - R2, R3, R4 - Juniper
> > The goal of this setup is to have traffic from R1 (inside VRF) to go
> > to R4 ballanced on the 4 links between R3 and R4.
> > I have configured a VRF in R1 and R3. In R3 i have a static default
> > route to inet.0. Unfortunatelly, i cannot redistribute it via MBGP to
> > R1, so i use 4 fake routes with qualified-next-hop, which are
> > redistributed in BGP. In R1, i route 0/0 towards the 4 next-hops
> > received earlier via MBGP.
> > All is Ok, but sometimes i hit a bug on the cisco router, and traffic
> > is no-more ballanced, and all traffic from R1 to R4 goes only on one
> > link (instead of four).
> > I tried routing one prefix (10.255.255.69, let's say) via 4
> > qualified-next-hops (assiociated with the 4 links). On R1, i have:
> > 10.255.255.69/32 193.226.x.y nolabel/265056
> > 193.226.x.y nolabel/265056
> > On the R3, i have:
> > === cut here ===
> > adonay at R3> show route label 265056
> > mpls.0: 86 destinations, 86 routes (86 active, 0 holddown, 0 hidden)
> > + = Active Route, - = Last Active, * = Both
> > 265056 *[VPN/170] 3d 14:49:40
> > to x.x.x.x via so-0/1/0.0, Pop
> > to x.x.x.x via so-0/1/1.0, Pop
> > > to x.x.x.x via so-0/1/2.0, Pop
> > to x.x.x.x via so-0/1/3.0, Pop
> > adonay at R3>
> > === and here ===
> > Although it looks very good, when tested, traffic is not load-balanced
> > across the 4 links, but goes out one of them only.
> > Any help is greatly appreciated.
> > Thanks.
> > PS: I have opened a case with JTAC a few days ago, bot no luck yet.
> > --
> > Sorin CONSTANTINESCU
> > JNCIS-M, CCNP
> > consta at gmail.com
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