Vyatta NOS documentation

Learn how to install, configure, and operate Vyatta Network Operating System (Vyatta NOS), which helps to drive our virtual networking and physical platforms portfolio.

Limitations of the feature

  • The IP unnumbered interfaces feature does not support IPv6 unnumbered interfaces.
  • Interfaces that are configured as unnumbered can neither take other addresses nor be part of a bridge.
  • Only data plane interfaces and vifs can be configured as unnumbered interfaces.
  • The preferred donor interfaces are loopback interfaces.
  • The feature may affect Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) and Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP).