NCLU: Allow configuring IPv6 prefixes

  • 1
  • Idea
  • Updated 9 months ago
Quagga supports adding additional IPv6 prefixes to the router advertisements, via:

    ipv6 nd prefix 2001:db8::/64

It would be nice if NCLU supported this, so I didn't have to resort to hitting vtysh directly:

    cumulus@cumulus:~$ sudo vtysh -c 'configure t' -c 'interface swp1' -c 'ipv6 nd prefix 2001:db8::/64'

Docs here:

What I'm actually doing here is adding a static route at an interface:

   net add routing route 2001:db8::/64 swp1

Then wanting to send router advertisements with that prefix. 
Photo of Brian Rak

Brian Rak

  • 100 Points 100 badge 2x thumb

Posted 9 months ago

  • 1
Photo of Eric Pulvino

Eric Pulvino, Official Rep

  • 3,868 Points 3k badge 2x thumb
That would be handy for those using IPv6 SLAC. I've taken that feedback for the NCLU team as part of (internal issue #) CM-16933.