Subject: Re: 13apr2000 /usr/src/usr.sbin/pppd/pppd/Makefile oddity
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/20/2000 16:17:22
On Wed, Apr 19, 2000 at 08:02:26PM -0700, Jonathan Stone wrote:
> [...]
> I guess that means we need either two kernels, or two userlands: one
> with IPv6 on, and one with it off.  Also, dont forget the small-footprint
> devices which plausibly cannot afford the bloat of IPv6.

How much bloat does ipv6 put in userland ? Did someone measure this ?
I don't think it's that much.
However it may make sense to distribute ipv4-only kernels.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.