Subject: Re: Multicast routing and unnumbered point-to-point interfaces
To: Hitoshi Asaeda <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 10/06/2000 10:13:32
On Sat, Oct 07, 2000 at 02:09:23AM +0900, Hitoshi Asaeda wrote:

 > Yes, I know the meaning of "O".:) But I think you don't need to change
 > the name to make it be obvious.
 > (If you do so, mrouted and pimd must be changed. If adding "O" is so
 > reasonable, of course, I can agree to change from VIFF_... to
 > OVIFF_... and these daemon codes. However, I cannot understand the
 > benefits.)
 > Is it not enough for you only to put a comment, "obsoleted"?

It is also the intent to cause old source to fail to compile with the
new kernel headers.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>