[Olsr-users] OLSR topology and VPN links

Henning (spam-protected)
Thu Jun 23 09:46:26 CEST 2011

On Thursday 23 June 2011 09:38:55 Mitar wrote:
> Hi!
> On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 9:00 AM, Markus Kittenberger
> <(spam-protected)> wrote:
> > yes (the uniqe interface ip requirement comes just from 2hop
> > neighbourhod, and internal olsrd problems with non-unique interface ips)
> OK. Our last chance: we are running txtinfo plugin on the main VPN
> server. So all nodes which are connecting between themselves are also
> connecting to this VPN server. So this is 1-hop distance. Is is
> possible to have here a little bit more information? So that VPN
> server can find information about direct (non-WiFi) links between
> nodes for nodes which are also directly connected to it?
If you run the etxff_eth metric and tag all VPN links locally as "mode ether" 
you can recognize VPN links because of their ETX cost 0.1.

Only perfect (no packet loss) links tagged by both sides "mode ether" can have 
this cost.

Henning Rogge
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