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Cisco Bug: CSCvu39116 - vEdge: need a command to bypass the DN bit in OSPF learned routes

Last Modified

Jun 19, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco vEdge Router

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Description (partial)

Learned routes in OSPF on a vEdge with a DN-bit (Down-bit) will show up in the LSA information for external routes but not in RIB/FIB.

-This is not specific to a code release.
-Learning an external route in OSPF with the DN bit set on a vEdge device:

vEdge# tools vtysh vpn <VPN_ID> command show options "ip ospf database"


  LS age: XX
  Options: 0xa0 : DN|-|DC|-|-|-|-|* <<<<<======= (Down-bit is set)
  LS Flags: 0x6
  LS Type: AS-external-LSA
  Link State ID: x.x.x.x (External Network Number)
  Advertising Router: x.x.x.x
  LS Seq Number: XXXXXXX
  Checksum: XXXXXX
  Length: XX
  Network Mask: /32
        Metric Type: 1
        TOS: 0
        Metric: X
        Forward Address:
        External Route Tag: XXXXXX

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