how to recover from vBNS outage this afternoon

Tom Coffin tcoffin at
Mon Aug 23 13:53:40 CDT 1999

To handle this from a presentation perspective, I moved from
the multicast to the bridge. I would have liked to have done this
quicker. Is there a way we can determine for future events
when I can make the jump? Had we had a larger audience the impact
would have been greater as far as being down is concerned.

At 01:44 PM 8/23/99 -0500, Bill Nickless wrote:
   >ACCESS-DC and ANL have recovered from the vBNS multicast outage.
   >To do so we 
   > - Verified that the M-BGP route for the other sites was coming from
   >   AS 145 (vBNS)
   > - clear ip mroute
   > - clear ip msdp peer <vBNS msdp peer>
   >Once these were done the traffic started flowing again.
   >Please use for
   >verification of  traffic flow.
   >Bill Nickless      +1 630 252
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nickless at

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