Choice of address for IPv6 default gateway
trejrco at gmail.com
Thu Jan 26 06:57:13 CST 2012
On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 04:16, Mathias Wolkert <tias at netnod.se> wrote:
> > Note, you can use RA for default gateway while still using static
> Could you give me a little bit more on this?
Easy: have the RAs sent w/ a prefix information option included, but w/o
the A bit being set.
> It seems to me that most platforms stop listening to RAs once you give
> them a static address.
That is (IMHO) a broken implementation. A static address, or even
a statically configured default gateway, should not prevent RAs from being
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