Subject: Re: down interfaces, link detection, and connected routes
To: David Young <>
From: Pavel Cahyna <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/18/2005 10:01:56

On Mon, 17 Jan 2005 20:27:46 -0600, David Young wrote:
> FWIW, I have improved [*] the RADIX_MPATH patches from
> RADIX_MPATH most famously lets us store more than one nexthop for a
> single destination prefix; it chooses the nexthop to use by hashing
> the source/destination pair; for better or worse, the forwarding
> decision is cached "in the usual way."  I have added a hook to
> RADIX_MPATH for "weighting" routes [**], made it possible to keep both
> RTF_GATEWAY/RTF_LLINFO information (indirect/direct route) for a single
> destination, and added a "wireless" forwarding heuristic [***].
> Dave
> *    They're "improved" except for the bugs.  I ahd to cut the project
>      loose shortly after the FIB code started to make sense, FSVO of
>      "make sense." [****]

Please, what is the FIB code? Also, are your patches publicly available?

Thanks	Pavel