[Olsr-dev] experimental PATCH to remove errors on inserting routes into kernel on startup or new neighbours

Henning Rogge (spam-protected)
Sun Dec 14 22:16:34 CET 2008

On Sunday 14 December 2008 21:56:44 L. Aaron Kaplan wrote:
> On Dec 14, 2008, at 9:50 PM, Markus Kittenberger wrote:
> > as bernd already found out a while ago, sometimes oslrd tries to
> > insert routes (via a gateway), but has never insert a route to the
> > gateway before
> >
> > this clearly is rejected by the kernel,..
> >
> > after some debugging, checking rib and spf, i realaised that the
> > problem only occures with neighbours having multiple interfaces
> > (and multiple ip adresses)
> >
> > and only when there is no mid mesage before this neighbour gets
> > used by spf,..
> >
> > so i created following patch which detects the alias ip of single
> > hop neighbours on the fly,..
> >
> > BUT: it`s a bit dirty and may break rfc, i guess!!!
> another protcol break ... hmm... /me would like to wait with that
> until olsrv2

No, I think thats not a protocol break... olsr does not specify how to set the 
routes...  (have to check it next week to be sure)

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