[Olsr-dev] Question about PUD plugin for OLSRDv1

Ferry Huberts (spam-protected)
Fri Sep 4 20:46:12 CEST 2015

On 04/09/15 13:25, Arnoud Kriek wrote:
> Hi all,
> There are some things that are a bit vague to me in the documentation of
> the PUD plugin.
> Are all nodes in the OLSR network aware of each others GPS information
> with PUD enabled (for example in a table or list)?

They are in the sense that all these positions are transmitted on the 
LAN in the form of NMEA sentences.

The plugin itself is completely stateless, on purpose.

> I need to be able to access any random router in the network and get the
> GPS position of all the connected nodes. The documentation states that
> all Position Update Messages (internal interface) are transmitted to the
> OLSR network. However, it says that only Position Update Sentences
> (external interface) are added to a Packet and multicasted onto LAN.
> Thanks in advance!

Ferry Huberts

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