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nikhilatkgp 05-09-2007 12:54 PM

Software rounter using zebra on redhat el4
hi ...
i m trying to configure my linux system as router by putting 2 ethernet cards on it and using zebra 0.97
but i m having difficulty in configuration of it.
can any body help me ?

acid_kewpie 05-09-2007 01:00 PM

well probably, yes. but we can't just tell you how to configure somethign as potentially complex as zebra. if you have a probelm you can specifically define, with a good amount of detail, i'm sure someone can.

nikhilatkgp 05-10-2007 12:29 AM

i tried to configure it on redhat el4 , i made the zebra.conf file as i saw in some of the tutors, but those tutors that i referred to was for zebra 0.93 n i m having zebra 0.97 , when ever i start zebra
it fails after password authentication
i am new to deal with this, so please help me
what should i do ?
thanks in advance

acid_kewpie 05-10-2007 02:30 AM

you should give us useful logs and debugs not just say "it fails"... what fails???

nikhilatkgp 05-14-2007 01:49 AM

i have configured the zebra.conf & vtysh.conf in following way
& i am putting the error messages which i am getting while trying t o connect it

! Zebra configuration saved from vty
! 2007/05/14 10:41:32
hostname localhost.localdomain
password rot123
enable password rot123
interface eth0
ipv6 nd suppress-ra
interface eth1
ipv6 nd suppress-ra
interface lo
interface sit0
ipv6 nd suppress-ra
ip route
line vty


! Sample configuration file for vtysh.
!service integrated-vtysh-conf
!hostname quagga-router
!username root root123

[root@localhost ~]# telnet 2601
Connected to localhost.localdomain (
Escape character is '^]'.

Hello, this is Quagga (version 0.97.0).
Copyright 1996-2004 Kunihiro Ishiguro, et al.

User Access Verification

Vty connection is timed out.
Connection closed by foreign host.

do tell me if any more configuration is required to be done
please help me

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