Subject: Re: question: forcing IPV6 traffic down a IPV6/IPV4 tunnel
To: None <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-net
Date: 03/10/2000 20:14:48
On Sat, Mar 11, 2000 at 03:16:45AM +1100, Robert Elz wrote:
> If the interface specified is to a broadcast link, the kernel (or
> something) should then listen for RAs on the net, and make one of
> the routers discovered be the default.   If it is point to point,
> then there is no problem.  If it is neither then someone is going to
> need to be clever (probably specifying the link level address of the
> default router).

Uh, no, it should not.

(Listening to router advertizements, for end nodes, works fine with

When you are a _router_ (and you are, when you set up a tunnel!),
you _dont_ listen to router advertizements.
You listen to route renumberings, and to routing protocols. At least 
thats what I understand... Itojun?