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Re: HSRP vs VRRP for IPv6 on IOS-XE - rekindling an old flame
From: -Hammer- <bhmccie () gmail com>
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2012 09:39:10 -0500
And two seconds after I hit send I find an updated article....
If you have more information I still welcome it. I'm going to go sit in
the corner now...
"I was a normal American nerd"
On 8/20/2012 9:36 AM, -Hammer- wrote:
A while back I brought up a discussion about IPv6 and I mentioned
having some HSRP issues. Not end of the world, just adjusting to IPv6.
Several folks went offline to tell me that I should dump "legacy" HSRP
and go to VRRP. While I never did find anyone who could explain how
HSRP is a sunset feature in IOS, I did agree with a few folks to look
into VRRP for IPv6. Well I'm just now getting around to it and there
is literally nothing out there. I found a few older articles implying
that it's not there yet and of course I found the usual docs about RAs
and SLAC and whatnot. But nothing recent. So, for those who criticized
me previously about using HSRP (or anyone else) instead of VRRP, do
you have VRRP up and running on Cisco IOS-XE and if so how? Can anyone
provide a link or a document explaining how this is accomplished?
Sample configs? Usually if you can't find it on Google or CCO it's not
promising. I'm also reaching out to our AS team for guidance on the
PS: I'm not taunting here. It's just that several folks made the
effort to go offline with me and tell me how wrong I was with HSRP and
that I need to progress to VRRP and I can't find a single doc on the
subject now that I look. Were these folks mistaken or am I missing
something? Any help would be appreciated.