Subject: Re: scopeid on NetBSD-1.5.1 branch
To: Feico Dillema <>
From: None <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/15/2001 03:35:21
>Ah, then I misunderstood the scopid field. I assumed it indicated the
>scope of the address (like node-local, link-local, site-local etc) and
>expected values as in in6.h:
>#define IPV6_ADDR_SCOPE_NODELOCAL       0x01
>#define IPV6_ADDR_SCOPE_LINKLOCAL       0x02
>#define IPV6_ADDR_SCOPE_SITELOCAL       0x05
>#define IPV6_ADDR_SCOPE_ORGLOCAL        0x08    /* just used in this file */
>#define IPV6_ADDR_SCOPE_GLOBAL          0x0e
>Thanks for clarifying.

	btw these values are just for multicast scoping
	(like "2" in ff02::1 means IPV6_ADDR_SCOPE_LINKLOCAL).