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vpn router bgp neighbor ebgp-multihop—Attempt BGP connections to and accept BGP connections from external peers on networks that are not directly connected to this network (on vEdge routers only).

This feature is disabled by default. If you configure it, use the no ebgp-multihop​ command to return to the default.

vManage Feature Template

For vEdge routers only:

Configuration ► Templates ► BGP

Command Hierarchy

 vpn vpn-id
    bgp local-as-number
      neighbor ip-address
        ebgp-multihop [ttl]


Time to Live for BGP Connections to External Peers
Set the time to live (TTL) for BGP connections to external peers.
Range: 0 to 255
Default: 1

Operation Commands

show bgp neighbor


Enable EBGP multihop:

vEdge# show running-config vpn 1 router bgp neighbor
vpn 1
  bgp 123
    no shutdown
    remote-as 456

Release Information

Command introduced in Viptela Software Release 14.1.​

Additional Information

See the Routing CLI Reference article for your software release.

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