[ipxe-devel] [RFC 0/3] Implement IPv6 source address selection

Hannes Reinecke hare at suse.de
Fri Feb 19 14:53:55 GMT 2016


On 02/19/2016 03:51 PM, Michael Brown wrote:
> On 13/02/16 00:15, Thomas Bächler wrote:
>> Am 03.02.2016 um 22:35 schrieb Thomas Bächler:
>>> Am 03.02.2016 um 20:12 schrieb Thomas Bächler:
>>>>
>>>> When I tried using ipxe with IPv6, I realized that I was unable
>>>> to reach any hosts
>>>> outside my own network. The reason was that ipxe used my ULA
>>>> address instead of my
>>>> globally routable address. This patchset implements ipv6 source
>>>> address selection
>>>> according to RFC 6724.
>>>
>>> Forgot to mention, the patches are also available at
>>>   https://github.com/brain0/ipxe/commits/ipv6_src_selection
>>
>> Ping? Can you please give some feedback on these patches?
> 
> Much happier now that the per-transmit dynamic allocation has gone.
> They look generally sound.  I need to find time to reflow them to
> match the existing code style, and I'd also like to see if there's a
> more compact way to represent the static data structures.
> 
Does that mean I can now repost my iSCSI IPv6 update based on these
patches, too?

Cheers,

Hannes
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