[Olsr-users] olsrd secure pluging - timestamps
L. Aaron Kaplan
Mon Nov 17 00:35:02 CET 2008
On Nov 15, 2008, at 1:16 AM, Derek C wrote:
> Does the OLSRd plugin depend on the date/time clock ? or purely on the
> keyfile ?
it does have some gettimeofday() calls there, so yes, it is safe to
assume that times should be sort of synchronized.
C.f. line 555 of lib/secure/olsrd_secure.c
But if you test the secure plugin... the funkfeuer/freifunk networks
don't use that code base as far as I know of.
So this plugin could use more testing.
> I'm guessing that the date/time is important for routers without
> any clock
you are correct! You probably want to run ntpd on them anyway since
very often it is practical to compare log files. Just from my
Hope it helped,
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