BGPmon is a client server application to store and analyze large amounts of BGP data.
- Golang > 1.11
- to store message a db backend (Postgresql >= 9.5)
Running make will create two binaries under bin. To run the daemon, run:
To succesfully store messages in a database please have a Postgresql with a user that has access to write create tables on a database and reflect that configuration in the config file.
Example client commands
The client works over RPC, so the rpc module must be started in order for the client to work.
To show configured sessions on the server
bgpmon listAvailable sessions
To open a configured session
bgpmon open session LocalPostgres -s sID
To write MRT files
bgpmon write sID mrtFiles...
To close a session
bgpmon close session sID
To see available modules and the options required to run them
bgpmon listAvailable modules
Example config file
DebugOut = "stdout" ErrorOut = "stderr" # Sessions represent the possible database backends [Sessions] #this will configure an available session named LocalPostgres [Sessions.LocalPostgres] Type = "postgres" Hosts = ["localhost"] Database = "bgpmon" User = "bgpmon" Password = "bgpmon" WorkerCt = 4 #the maximum amount of concurrent workers DBTimeoutSecs = 120 #maximum lifetime seconds for a DB operation # Modules represent modules to run on startup # Multiple modules of the same type can be instantiated with # different IDs [Modules] # RPC exposes the basic bgpmond operation over an RPC interface that # consumes and produces protocol buffers defined in the netsec-protobufs # repository /bgpmon [Modules.rpc1] Type="rpc" Args="-address :12289 -timeoutsecs 240" # pprof enables the http profiler at an address specified by Args [Modules.pprof1] Type="pprof" Args="-address localhost:6969" # Nodes represent operator provided information for nodes involved in # BGP transactions # If there are already saved nodes in the database that conflict with the # configuration, the configuration is preferred [Nodes] [Nodes."188.8.131.52"] Name="routeviews2" IsCollector=true DumpDurationMinutes=1440 Descritption="routeviews.org routeviews2 collector"