Re: [PATCH] IPv6 Prefix List support for 2.5.31

Date: Wed Aug 28 2002 - 19:32:22 EST


> - Routing table will have lots of address prefixes that are not available
> to the local interface addresses.

Well, all the direct routes are prefixes by definition.

> - To be a prefix list entry, it should come via an RA.

Wrong. But this does not matter, RA routes may be tagged with a flag.

> - Also, the search over a longer routing table across all nodes is more
> time consuming.

Do you jest? You compare linear search with lookup in radix tree. :-)

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