[Olsr-dev] Revoke HNAs?

Henning Rogge (spam-protected)
Sun Oct 6 00:31:20 CEST 2013

In theory you could send a HNA with a very short validity time... but
this give "interesting" side effects on nodes who did not got the
original HNA.

In OLSRv2 we can attach a metric value to a HNA... and there is a
encoding to say "no valid metric".


On Sat, Oct 5, 2013 at 9:09 PM, Bastian Bittorf <(spam-protected)> wrote:
> * Manuel Munz <(spam-protected)> [05.10.2013 21:07]:
>> Is it possible to revoke HNAs or just possible to not renew them and let
>> them time out? I found a thread from 2010 where Henning says it is not
>> possible [1], but maybe this has changed in the meantime?
> there is a trick to do this with OLSRv1, the arp-roaming-plugin
> used that mechanism. i'am sure with OLSRv2 this will be cleaner...
> bye, bastian
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