[Olsr-users] preventing TC mess from packet loss ???
Mon Sep 1 11:37:16 CEST 2008
Henning Rogge wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 1, 2008 at 08:00, Nguyen Lan <(spam-protected)> wrote:
>> Dear all,
>> How OLSR prevents Topology Control messages from packet loss ? Since
>> loss of TC message could lead to inconsistent problems in routing table.
> Retransmissions and redundant paths. TCs are flooded through the
> network, so if you have multiple connections to the net you have more
> than one chance to hear a TC.
But TCs are only forwarded by MPR nodes, so I guess it's not always true.
> In addition to this TCs are
> restransmitted periodicly.
Yes, I mean routing table is inconsistent at some moments
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