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10.16 Dump BGP packets and table

— Command: dump bgp all path [interval]
— Command: dump bgp all-et path [interval]
— Command: no dump bgp all [path] [interval]

Dump all BGP packet and events to path file. If interval is set, a new file will be created for echo interval of seconds. The path path can be set with date and time formatting (strftime). The type ‘all-et’ enables support for Extended Timestamp Header (see Packet Binary Dump Format). (see Packet Binary Dump Format)

— Command: dump bgp updates path [interval]
— Command: dump bgp updates-et path [interval]
— Command: no dump bgp updates [path] [interval]

Dump only BGP updates messages to path file. If interval is set, a new file will be created for echo interval of seconds. The path path can be set with date and time formatting (strftime). The type ‘updates-et’ enables support for Extended Timestamp Header (see Packet Binary Dump Format).

— Command: dump bgp routes-mrt path
— Command: dump bgp routes-mrt path interval
— Command: no dump bgp route-mrt [path] [interval]

Dump whole BGP routing table to path. This is heavy process. The path path can be set with date and time formatting (strftime). If interval is set, a new file will be created for echo interval of seconds.

Note: the interval variable can also be set using hours and minutes: 04h20m00.