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Re: slowing down every 60 seconds due to BGP scaner

  • From: Marshall Eubanks
  • Date: Sat Sep 15 16:15:12 2001

"Robert E. Seastrom" wrote:

> Marshall Eubanks <[email protected]> writes:
> > IOS (tm) 7200 Software (C7200-IK8S-M), Version 12.2(2)T1,  RELEASE SOFTWARE
> > (fc2)
> ...
> > BOOTFLASH: 7200 Software (C7200-BOOT-M), Version 11.1(19)CC1, EARLY
> Consider updating your bootflash to be somewhere near currrent
> (something from 12.2T would be good, identical to the current version
> your're running is best).  I've tracked down a couple of particularly
> weird problems that turned out to be triggered by cruft that was
> inherited from the initial bootflash image.  Now upgrading the
> bootflash is the first thing I do.
> Presuming you aren't running low on memory (show mem sum) or trying to
> push a ton of packets through it, I'd say this is likely a
> cutting-edge-code problem, not a platform problem, and a hardware
> upgrade might not do anything to help you.  I don't know anyone who
> is (admits to?)  using 12.2* in production.  You say you need MSDP and
> SSM stuff that's only in this version; I don't know about
> source-specific multicast, but MSDP is supported in 12.0S...
>                                         ---Rob

Thanks for the advice - we will try the bootflash upgrade and report back.

                                 Marshall Eubanks

T.M. Eubanks
Multicast Technologies, Inc
10301 Democracy Lane, Suite 410
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
Phone : 703-293-9624       Fax     : 703-293-9609
e-mail : [email protected]

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