[ipv6hackers] Autoassign IPv6 address to the interface SENDIN OUT the RA?
fgont at si6networks.com
Thu Mar 29 14:21:16 CEST 2012
On 03/28/2012 09:47 PM, Owen DeLong wrote:
> In general, the system generating the RAs will not autoconfigure its
> own addresses because the address autoconf process takes place before
> radvd starts and it creates a chicken-egg like circular dependency.
Doesn't the problem described by the OP have to do with the NIC not
receiving a copy of the packets that it sends?
Even if radvd starts after bringing up network interfaces, subsequent
RAs would trigger autoconf.. so it would look like those RAs are never
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