Netvisor uses this command to create route maps for BGP, and OSPF vRouter configurations.

Syntax   vrouter-route-map-add


vrouter-name name-string

Specify the name of the vRouter.

Specify the following route-map arguments:

name name-string

Specify the name of the route map.

seq number

Specify the sequence number to assign to the route map. This is a value between 1, and 65535.

Specify one or more of the following options:

action permit|deny

Specify the route map to permit or deny packets.

match-prefix prefix-list-name

Specify the prefixes used to match.

match-mac vrouter mac-list name

Specify the MAC address used for matching.

match-community match-community-string

Specify the community string to match. (BGP only)

match-evpn-default-route none|true|false

Specify to match, and/or :: route. (BGP EVPN route only)

match-evpn-route-type none|type-2|type-3|type-5

Specifies to match EVPN router type. 

match-evpn-vni 0..16777215

Specifies to match the EVPN VNI.

match-evpn-rd match-evpn-rd-string

Specifies to match evpn Route Distinguisher (RD) e.g., ASN:XX or A.B.C.D:XX.


Specify if the community string is an exact match or not. (BGP only)

community-attribute unset|none|no-export|no-advertise|

Specify the community attribute. If you specify a community attribute, you cannot add a generic community attribute as well.

community-attribute-generic community-attribute-generic-string

Specify a generic community attribute such as AA:NN. (BGP only)


Specify if a given community is appended to existing communities value.

comm-list-del vrouter community-list name 

Specify if you want to remove community values from BGP community attributes

local-pref integer

Specify a local preference. This is a value between 1, and 4294967295.

ipv6-nh-prefer-global none|true|false

Specify to set ipv6 next-hop prefer-global.

metric none

Specify a metric for the route map.

metric-type 1|2

Specify the metric type as 1 or 2.

as-path-prepend integer

Specify an integer from 1 to 4294967295.

as-path-prepend-last-as integer

Specify an integer from 1 to 10.

as-path-exclude integer

Specify an integer from 1 to 4294967295.

origin none|egp|igp|incomplete

Specify the origin of BGP prefix:

• none — Resets the origin to none.

• egp — Specifies the route as a remote EGP route.

• igp  — Specifies the route as a local IGP route.

• incomplete — Route is of unknown heritage.

Defaults   None

Access   CLI - Network Admin


Version 2.4.0

Command introduced.

Version 2.6.0

The parameters metric and metric-type added for OSPF. The parameter as-path-* added.

Version 3.0.0

The parameters for BGP communities added.

Version 3.0.3

The parameter origin added.

Version 7.0.0

The parameters match-evpn-default-route, match-evpn-route-type, match-evpn-vni, and match-evpn-rd added.

Usage   Use this command to create route maps for BGP or OSPF configurations to ensure that prefixes are installed into the route table.

Examples  To add a route map on vRouter1, with the name bgp-map, sequence number 75, action permit, match-prefix prefix1, community-attribue local-AS, and local preference 25, use the following syntax:

CLI (network-admin@switch) > vrouter-route-map-add vrouter-name vRouter1 name bgp-map seq 75 action permit match-prefix prefix1 community-attribute local-AS local-pref 25