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Re: ip6addrctl(8) support

In message <j9vne4$5o$>
        on Wed, 16 Nov 2011 07:06:44 +0000 (UTC), (Michael van Elst) wrote:
> (Takahiro Kambe) writes:
>>ipaddctl(8) says not only source address selection but destination
>>address selection.  Can in_getifa(9) take effect about destination
>>address selection?
> What is 'destination address selection' ? Hinting getaddrinfo() ?
Yes.  There are some code getting policy set by ipaddrctl(8) in kernel
at lib/libc/net/getaddrinfo.c and lib/libc/net/name6.c.  (FreeBSD)

It reorders address in getaddrinfo() and getipnodebyname().

Takahiro Kambe <>

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