BGP Communities and Limits

Prefixes should be registered in RIPE IRR.

If you don't know how to use RIPE IRR, please check this document.

Tokyo, JP

BGP communities can be found here.

Communities not listed in page above will be stripped by AS49544.

Osaka, JP

BGP communities are being implemented.

Seoul, KR

Prefixes will be only announced to peers of AS199524.

KINX Domestic and KINX International won't accept your prefixes unless your ASN is assigned in KR.

Hong Kong, HK

BGP communities are being implemented.

Ashburn, US

BGP communities can be found here.

Communities not listed in page above will be stripped by AS49544.

Frankfurt, DE

BGP communities is not public, please open a ticket for it.

Khabarovsk, RU

BGP communities can be found on AS object of AS199524 in RIPE IRR.

6500x:ASN for uplink/peering prepending
x= 1,2,3, for prepending and 9 is "do not advertise"

6500x:0 - for all uplinks
6500x:1 - for all PNIs
6500x:2 - for all IXPs
65000:666 - blackhole community

St. Petersburg, RU

BGP communities can be found on AS object of AS49505 in RIPE IRR.

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*********** BGP communities accepted from downstream **********
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1. Prepending to all peers
49505:100X, where
X < 5 prepend X times to all peers
X = 5 do not advertise to all peers
2. Specific, prepending to peer ASN:
49505:ASNX, where
X < 5 prepend X times to peer ASN
X = 5 do not advertise to peer ASN
IPv4 peers
101 RETN
102 Rascom
103 TeliaSonera
104 TTK
181 MSK-IX
182 Data-IX
183 Cloud-IX
184 Pirix
185 Vkontakte
186 CODIX
187 LINX
188 DE-CIX
189 W-IX
190 Hurricane Electric
191 SPB-IX
192 Global-IX
199 Testing sessions
3. Blackhole:
49505:666

Communities not listed in page above will be stripped by AS49505.

Johannesburg, ZA

By default, we will announce your prefixes via our transit provider (AS40676, they're single-homed HE for now) and peers in NAPAfrica IX Johannesburg.

You can use 65009: 40676 to disable AS40676 transit, other BGP communities are being implemented.

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