[Olsr-users] Doubts about Willingness, MPR Selection and Routing.
Mon Feb 4 14:47:16 CET 2013
On 02/04/2013 02:43 PM, Alex López wrote:
> You say that I should left ETX active and turn off the MPRs but in the
> options available for OLSRd, the only option I see is the Link Quality
> option 0 or 2. If I select the option 2, the ETX is active, but it says
> that it will use ETX to calculate the MPR and the routing, so I don't
> know how to specify disable the MPRs.
> However, aren't MPRs the core of OLSR protocol? In theory, the MPRs are
> done to minimize the flooding of control messages in the mesh network,
> so, if you are not working with them, how is the Olsrd v1 working? Is
> all the traffic going broadcast to all the neighbours instead of going
> only to the MPRs?
There is an option to specify the "redundancy" of the MPR calculation...
the default in Olsrd is "7" for this.
switch of the MPR feature in practice by selecting everyone as an MPR
and sending every neighbor in the TCs.
Diplom-Informatiker Henning Rogge , Fraunhofer-Institut für
Kommunikation, Informationsverarbeitung und Ergonomie FKIE
Fraunhofer Straße 20, 53343 Wachtberg, Germany
Telefon +49 228 9435-961, Fax +49 228 9435 685
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