[ipv6hackers] RFC 6980 Testing

Fernando Gont fgont at si6networks.com
Thu Jun 29 06:37:42 CEST 2017

Hello, Enno,

On 06/24/2017 10:34 AM, Enno Rey wrote:
> All,
> might be of interest for some of you: we just released test results as for the RFC 6980 stance of FreeBSD (10.3 an 11.0). see
> https://insinuator.net/2017/06/testing-rfc-6980-implementations-of-freebsd/
> This was a sequel from similar testing of Windows Server 2016/Windows 10:
> https://insinuator.net/2017/03/testing-rfc-6980-implementations-with-chiron/

>From your tests it would seem that FreeBSD 10.3 implements RFC6980,
while FreeBSD 11.0 doesn't?

> We plan to perform this for various Linux kernels soon, too.

P.S.: Please note that RFC6980 applies to all ND messahes (including
e.g. NS/NA).


Fernando Gont
SI6 Networks
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