Page MenuHomePhabricator

MPLS Support
Open, LowPublicFEATURE REQUEST

Description

hi,

recent linux kernel have mpls support included. frr builds in vyos have also mpls support included and the iproute2 on vyos is also mpls ready.
Documentation:

http://www.samrussell.nz/2015/12/mpls-testbed-on-ubuntu-linux-with.html
http://docs.frrouting.org/en/latest/zebra.html#mpls-commands

in 1.2.x frr raised an error cause the kernel is lacking mpls support...

Details

Difficulty level
Unknown (require assessment)
Version
-
Why the issue appeared?
Will be filled on close

Related Objects

StatusAssignedTask
OpenNone
Resolvedc-po

Event Timeline

rherold created this task.Oct 18 2018, 9:09 AM
syncer triaged this task as Low priority.

Second this. Came here looking for MPLS support as its supported in FRR.

I can see on boot that it displays the message ZEBRA: Disabling MPLS support (no kernel support)

pasik added a subscriber: pasik.Mar 12 2019, 6:09 PM

hi,

I want write an follow up.

We have here some tasks todo:

  1. Enable MPLS Support in Kernel
  2. Make protocol ldp configurable see: http://docs.frrouting.org/en/latest/ldpd.html
  3. Extend ospf an bgp protocol configurable
syncer added a subscriber: syncer.

Ok,
the first step is done