[atlas] No address in the results when ping or traceroute fail?
Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at nic.fr
Mon Jul 22 16:20:11 CEST 2013
On Mon, Jul 22, 2013 at 11:43:39AM +0200, Philip Homburg <philip.homburg at ripe.net> wrote a message of 25 lines which said: > The most likely cause for this is that the probe has no IPv6 default > router. Well, IMHO, probes without a router should not be eligible for IPv6 measurements. > Probes also report their network configuration but at the moment > that is done in a format that is not easy to parse. The next > firmware should fix that. Then we can see how to make that > information available. It would not solve the problem since the probe may renumber between the moment you fetch the (semi-static) info and the measurement. And it is even worse for probes with multiple addresses. We really need to know the adress actually used during the measurement.