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Re: CVS commit: src/sys/net
On Fri, 2010-11-12 at 20:35 -0500, Greg Troxel wrote:
> "Roy Marples" <roy%netbsd.org@localhost> writes:
> > Module Name: src
> > Committed By: roy
> > Date: Fri Nov 12 16:30:27 UTC 2010
> > Modified Files:
> > src/sys/net: link_proto.c route.h rtsock.c
> > Log Message:
> > Add RTM_CHGADDR to signal that an address on the interface has changed.
> > This is mainly used for notifying userland about active link address
> > changes.
> Is there an IETF draft or some other precedent in BSD for this? I'm not
> objecting, but I haven't seen any discussion, and there were no
> documentation files changed.
There was discussion between myself and David Young about it. He
Other OS's force the interface down then up when changing link layer
address, we don't and a such need a way to notify userland about such
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