Does anyone know what license is required on a Cisco 2921 router to use Policy Based routing?

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 Cisco IOS Software, C2900 Software (C2900-UNIVERSALK9-M), Version 15.2(4)M3, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc2)
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Compiled Tue 26-Feb-13 03:42 by prod_rel_team

ROM: System Bootstrap, Version 15.0(1r)M16, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)

xyzwer uptime is 8 weeks, 6 days, 23 hours, 23 minutes
System returned to ROM by power-on
System restarted at 16:58:59 EST Wed Dec 20 2017
System image file is "flash0:c2900-universalk9-mz.SPA.152-4.M3.bin"
Last reload type: Normal Reload
Last reload reason: Reload Command

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Cisco CISCO2921/K9 (revision 1.0) with 909312K/40960K bytes of memory.
Processor board ID FGL171511XH
3 Gigabit Ethernet interfaces
2 Serial interfaces
1 terminal line
2 Channelized T1/PRI ports
1 Virtual Private Network (VPN) Module
DRAM configuration is 64 bits wide with parity enabled.
255K bytes of non-volatile configuration memory.
250880K bytes of ATA System CompactFlash 0 (Read/Write)

License Info:

License UDI:

Device#   PID                   SN
*0        CISCO2921/K9          FGL171511XH     

Technology Package License Information for Module:'c2900' 

Technology    Technology-package           Technology-package
              Current       Type           Next reboot  
ipbase        ipbasek9      Permanent      ipbasek9
security      securityk9    Permanent      securityk9
uc            None          None           None
data          None          None           None

Configuration register is 0x2102
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    Only IPbase is required for policy based routing.
    – user36472
    Feb 21, 2018 at 21:49

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According to the Cisco Feature Navigator performing a research by software, the IPBase has the Policy Based Routing (PBR) feature:

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  • thanks, i just wanted to make sure my problem i'm having was not a simple licensing issue.
    – veel84
    Feb 22, 2018 at 21:59

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