Syntax error on BIRD Configuratrion

Mo Shivji moyaze at
Fri Jan 16 16:34:49 CET 2009

Ondrej Zajicek wrote:
> 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.


Thanks for the quick response. That's seems to have solved it. Thanks
for your help.


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