Syntax error on BIRD Configuratrion

Ondrej Zajicek santiago at
Fri Jan 16 16:32:37 CET 2009

On Fri, Jan 16, 2009 at 03:10:37PM +0000, Mo Shivji wrote:
> Hi
> I am in the process of testing BIRD and am having a problem with
> starting BIRD with a simple BGP peering configuration
> I get this error when I load the configuration,
> $bird# /sbin/bird -c bird.conf
> bird: bird.conf, line 21: syntax error

I can load given configuration without problems. Perhaps you compiled
bird with IPv6 support and in that case it expect IPv6 address there.
Bird compiled with IPv6 support does not have IPv4 support - for both
protocols you have to have two instances of Bird.

Elen sila lumenn' omentielvo

Ondrej 'SanTiago' Zajicek (email: santiago at
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