How to use the source address filter for BGP ‘inetflow.0’ routes

The inetflow route is being hidden under BGP. This BGP route (inet unicast flow) is received and hidden, when the route-filter policy is configured. This occurs when used with no-validate, as shown below. With only flow-test, the routes are active:

You need to make the hidden routes as active by using the no-validate command:

From the M7i device:

You have to use source-address-filter, instead of route-filter. You have to change the policy configuration, as 11.11.11.11 is the source address in the inetflow route. After these changes are made, the route will be active.

 

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