EIGRP Filtering (GNS3 lab)

In this GNS3 lab we’re looking as the various options on how we can filter updates between EIGRP speakers and then how that affects the traffic flow (as EIGRP is a distance vector protocol we can filter updates :))This is…

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Install GNS3 1.x on Fedora 22

Quick guide to installing the quite awesome GNS3. Very similar process to Fedora 20 but this time using DNF and a small adjustment on some package names with some extras included now for dynamips to compile since it now uses…

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Install GNS3 1.0 on Fedora

Recently started to play around with the new GN3 1.0 release on my Fedora 20 laptop. Just a quick guide to installing since the official notes only seem to mention apt/debian. On a side note the new 1.0 releases are…

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Fedora 19 how to install GNS3

Doesnt seem to be a package for GNS3 on Fedora but installing from source is pretty straight forward ūüôā¬†The example below uses the latest version at the time of writing which was 0.8.4 stable. wget http://sourceforge.net/projects/gns-3/files/GNS3/0.8.4/GNS3-0.8.4-src.zip/download unzip GNS3-0.8.4-src.zip cd GNS3-0.8.4-src…

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BGP Confederations (GNS3 Lab)

Similar to using route reflectors confederations are usually used to reduce the amount of IBGP connections needed for a full mesh. They do this by splitting an AS into multiple sub ASs. In the sub ASs¬†created¬†by the confederation all the…

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Changing MED value in BGP (GNS3 lab)

BGP Multiexit Discriminator (MED orMULTI_EXIT_DISC) is an optional nontransative attribute (Type code Value 4). It is usually used to exchange info about a preffered to external BGP neighbours. MED is passed between ASs unlike LOCAL_PREF but each time it is…

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