[ipv6-wg] is use of IF-ID 0 "clean"
Andrew Yourtchenko ayourtch at gmail.com
Sun Jun 22 15:31:38 CEST 2014
> On 21 Jun 2014, at 16:09, Benedikt Stockebrand <bs at stepladder-it.com> wrote: > > Hi folks, > > Andrew 👽 Yourtchenko <ayourtch at gmail.com> writes: > >> Using all-zero IID forms a subnet-router anycast address: >> >> http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4291#section-2.6.1 >> >> Also, I've read about linux hosts responding to fe80:: if it is >> configured on any link on the router (though reads like a clear bug to >> me, and maybe fixed already). > > well, any router is supposed to listen on that anycast address, so > enabling that address when you turn on IPv6 forwarding does make some > sense. My sentence was about linux box not being a host.. But now that you mention it - sounds plausible that the folks I heard it from had linux host doing forwarding and forgot about it - makes sense indeed then and of course not a bug. --a > > > Cheers, > > Benedikt > > -- > Benedikt Stockebrand, Stepladder IT Training+Consulting > Dipl.-Inform. http://www.stepladder-it.com/ > > Business Grade IPv6 --- Consulting, Training, Projects > > BIVBlog---Benedikt's IT Video Blog: http://www.stepladder-it.com/bivblog/
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