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Re: [benc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx: Linux "enable EUI-64 token format"]

To: Pekka Savola <pekkas@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [benc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx: Linux "enable EUI-64 token format"]
From: Keith Owens <kaos@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 03 May 2001 17:42:23 +1000
Cc: netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: Your message of "Thu, 03 May 2001 10:36:20 +0300." <Pine.LNX.4.33.0105031035040.12615-100000@xxxxxxxxxx>
Sender: owner-netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
On Thu, 3 May 2001 10:36:20 +0300 (EEST), 
Pekka Savola <pekkas@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>Please also add a line in Configure.help under CONFIG_IPV6 describing that
>EUI-64 is the only method used now; so people don't wonder where they've
>went.

IMHO this is not necessary.  Anybody who knows the difference between
eui64 and provider based addresses will know what happened.  Anyone who
does not know the difference (the people who built v6 with incorrect
configs) does not need to know about the change.


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