Subject: Re: 13apr2000 /usr/src/usr.sbin/pppd/pppd/Makefile oddity
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
Date: 04/19/2000 20:25:56
In message <email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org writes
>>> since we ship userland in binary form, we need to always
>>> enable IPv6 for userland (otherwise, users would need to
>>> recompile the whole userland when he turns on IPv6).
>>btw, since now sys_init tries to open v6 sockets and exits if failed
>>to open it, the binary won't work on v4 only kernel.
> i see, i'll try to fix it.
... how about a polic that we test IPv6-related changes on an
IPv4-only machine, before committing them? To make sure we don't
inabvertently commit changes which don't work in an IPv4-only environment?
(And the reverse for ipv6, perhaps?)