[olsr-dev] OLSR MainAddr(

Sven-Ola Tuecke (spam-protected)
Mon Apr 11 10:31:03 CEST 2005


saturday evening I encountered the following (for 1-2 hours):

Nobody in the berlin mesh has internet access, because one station sends out 
a main address of The routing table on every box has an entry of 
"" as the fist entry listed with "route -n". The 
host routes form a chain from box to box up to the sender ( in 
this case). Is it possible to filter out such an announcement in some low 
level "incoming message" function? A main addrs of is illegal anyway 
and it obviously disturbs the route mechanism using HNA4(

BG Info: Several traceroutes and some nmap investigation later: Someone runs 
the windows version of the daemon using switch.exe. I wrote that user, a 
screenshot of his UI shows: "olsr.org switch 0.4.9", normal settings 
(if04= activated, if02= deactivated, etx enabled 
level 2, debug=0, poll=0.10). Moreover, the user has tested video streaming 
over OLSR network on fri/sat, but I belive this is not related directly to 

TIA, Sven-Ola 

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