[Olsr-users] Malformed HELLO message?
Fri Feb 26 09:49:47 CET 2010
Thank you very much for the explanations.
> I can provide you with the practical experience/feedback of the
> Freifunk/Funkfeuer OLSR networks (which are some of the largest mesh
> networks running real traffic) and with a similar advice from meeting most
> of the creators of the OLSR RFC.
> *** Hopcount metric DOES NOT WORK well for wireless mesh networks. ***
> They work well in simulator with Tworay-Ground models, but that's only
> because this model is not good.
I do respect your experience (an will follow this advise for sure) but I'm
still seeking for some published research/data on real world OLSR networks.
Could you point me some?
> It's a bug in the dijkstra implementation of OLSRd 0.5.6. It is solved in
> the development branch, but it's too complex to port it back easily.
Can you estimate any time frame for the next stable release with this bug
fixed? Also I wonder if current development branch is stable enough to be used
in real world installations?
> > It is sad. Am I understand right that even with LQ enabled I need to
> > set MprCoverage to 7?
Thank you once again for this valuable information!
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