YOSHIFUJI Hideaki / $B5HF#1QL@(B wrote:
> In article <3BEF7BD3.C6DAB8F8@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> (at Mon, 12 Nov 2001 08:35:47
> +0100), root <insel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> says:
> > RFC2292 provides a way of accessing these options and to add new ones to
> > the ipv6-kernel-stack so there should be a way to get them out of the
> > kernel-space with somekind of advanced API, maybe I'am wrong???
> IPV6_HOPOPTS is only for source / destination nodes.
> We cannot use it at intermediate nodes.
RFC 1883 IPv6 Specification December 1995
4.3 Hop-by-Hop Options Header
The Hop-by-Hop Options header is used to carry optional information
that must be examined by every node along a packet's delivery path.
The Hop-by-Hop Options header is identified by a Next Header value of
0 in the IPv6 header, and has the following format: