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Re: [ANN] 2nd STABLE release of USAGI Project

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Subject: Re: [ANN] 2nd STABLE release of USAGI Project
From: Jacek Konieczny <jajcus@xxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 5 Feb 2001 10:17:10 +0100
In-reply-to: <ur91dim0j.wl@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>; from sekiya@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx on Mon, Feb 05, 2001 at 05:15:08PM +0900
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On Mon, Feb 05, 2001 at 05:15:08PM +0900, USAGI Project wrote:
> The improved features are listed below.
> 
> - Linux kernel-2.2.18-usagi-20010205
>       Based on Linux kernel-2.2.18, we have improved and impremented
>               + better source address selection,
Better? You mean....?

>               + ICMPv6 Node Information Queries,
>               + SNMP statistics per device,
>               + IPv6 khttpd,
>               + re-joining all-node multicast address on network devices,
>               + enabling double bind on the same port,
>               + support backward compatibility of sin6_scope_id with
>                 old glibc,
>               + enabling default route when ipv6 forwarding is enabled,
Is this really needed? It is a very good feature, that default route is
not available when ipv6 forwarding (most of IPv6 address space should
never be forwarded by a default route).

>               + rejecting invalid ICMPs,
>               + more compliance with RFC regarding
>                       Neighbor Discovery Protocol,
>                       Stateless Autoaddress Configuration,
>                       Multicast Listener Discovery Protocol,
>               + processing extension headers,
>               + INSTALL and Configuration documentation and
>               + bug fixes against original kernel.


Greets,
        Jacek


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