Monthly Archive:: February 2015

BGP – Active open failed – tcb is not available

So i had an issue with BGP where it wouldn’t establish a neighbor relationship.   I ran the usual ‘debug ip bgp’ but it only showed ‘connection timed out’ Here is a sample debug output of one of the neighbour setup attempts; 198.51.100.12 active went from Idle to Active 198.51.100.12 open active, local address 198.51.100.13

Automate your Cisco CCIE Home Lab for the INE Workbook v5

I recently gained access to an INE All Access Pass, which includes the Cisco CCIE Route and Switch v5 Workbook and various labs with a view to taking my lab exam. Whilst it included some rack rental tokens I have the resources to build my own lab and use it whenever i see fit, no