[Olsr-dev] olsr 0.5.6-r8 ipv6 multicast

Henning Rogge (spam-protected)
Thu Feb 11 10:24:53 CET 2010

On Thu February 11 2010 10:01:12 Markus Kittenberger wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 12:56 AM, Alina Friedrichsen <(spam-protected)>wrote:
> > Its been running like that for years, with no harm done. :-)
> What? Do you run the olsrd with a link-local as MID?
> why not?
> imho zhis should be no problem, as only the direct neighbours really needs
> to use the MID adress
> (you could with actual olsrd set the ttl of mids to 2, #1 to stop mids to
>  be flooded further than needed)
The problem is that OLSRd build host routes to the MID IPs too. It should NOT 
do this for linklocal IPs.

Maybe we could integrate a filter that no hostroutes are allowed to linklocal 


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