BGP set community

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Aug 28th, 2008
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So, I need to set a community for a BGP connection... But getting an interesting response from the router.


Here it the command I enter

#set community 209:70


And here is what it looks like in the configuration.


set community 13697094


Anyone else have this issue?

Correct Answer by Giuseppe Larosa about 8 years 9 months ago

Hello Myron,

to see communities in the ASN:MM format you need in global config


ip bgp-community new-format


see


http://www.cisco.com/en/US/tech/tk365/technologies_configuration_example09186a00801475b2.shtml#configs


this is one of the first issues when working with communities


Hope to help

Giuseppe


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Joseph W. Doherty Thu, 08/28/2008 - 09:48
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Does your configuration contain ip bgp-community new-format?

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Hello Myron,

to see communities in the ASN:MM format you need in global config


ip bgp-community new-format


see


http://www.cisco.com/en/US/tech/tk365/technologies_configuration_example09186a00801475b2.shtml#configs


this is one of the first issues when working with communities


Hope to help

Giuseppe


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