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Re: [alpine-devel] DMVPN / Multicast

From: Timo Teras <>
Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:10:52 +0300


On Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:09:12 +0200
Patrick Oeschger <> wrote:

> Just wondering if Alpine-Linux is supporting DMVPN/Multicast.
> See:
> "This NHRP implementation has some limits yet (Multicast is not
> ready, so you need to use BGP rather than OSPF), though is usable in
> a production environment."
> Statement is from October 2015

The statement is accurate still. Quagga/NHRP does not support multicast
as of now. Alpine packages Quagga without additional features added.
And the above statement is based on:

It would probably not be too complicated to implement, but you are the
first one to ask about this so far.


Received on Fri Apr 28 2017 - 19:10:52 UTC