[rancid] perl scripting for BGP prefix monitoring/backup

heasley heas at shrubbery.net
Tue Jul 8 15:25:22 UTC 2014

Tue, Jul 08, 2014 at 08:38:01AM +0700, Sambath Chhoeun:
> Dear Everyone,
> I am now looking for way to monitoring and backup the BGP prefix from
> Cisco/Juniper devices, and I am thinking if we could have a perl scripting
> to patch into the rancid and get it do the backup. Anyone experience with
> that? Much Appreciate with your help.

using rancid 3.1,
	create a new module in lib/rancid with a function to parse the output
	create a new type in rancid.types.conf(5)
		use the base definition as a template with a new name
		replace the commands with your show ip bgp command
		include the new module with your parsing function

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