[radvd-devel-l] RFC: interfaces going up/down during radvd
sten at blinkenlights.nl
Tue Mar 7 04:18:50 EST 2006
On Tue, 7 Mar 2006, Pekka Savola wrote:
> Now, one could argue it'd be nice if this "worked by default", so that, for
> a) if interface goes missing and comes back, automatically restart
> b) if interface didn't exist when starting up, but IgnoreIfMissing is
> defined, automatically start advertising when the interface starts
> c) don't print a lot of error messages on missing/non-working
> interfaces if IgnoreIfMissing is defined
> I'd like to note that doing the processing checks could take a bit of CPU
> time, especially if you advertise (say) 20 times a second.
It shouldn't be difficult to run the "check interfaces" routine
only every few minutes.
"There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in."
Leonard Cohen - Anthem
More information about the radvd-devel-l