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Date:	Sat, 16 Jun 2007 14:33:15 +0200
From:	Oliver Hartkopp <>
To:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [IPV6] addrconf: Fix IPv6 on tuntap tunnels

David Miller wrote:
> From: Vlad Yasevich <>
> Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2007 16:42:22 -0400
>> No, the questions should really be:
>> 1.  Is IPV6 supported over this media type.
>> 	yes: got to 2
>> 	no:  stop
>> 2.  Is the device MTU >= IPV6_MIN_MTU
>> 	yes: continue
>> 	no:  stop
>> Autoconfiguration is a layer on top of IPv6.  Whether it's enabled
>> or not should not dictate whether IPv6 addressed may be configured or not.
> Sounds good to me, patches? :-)

Yes, to me it sounds also very good.
I'm not that deep in IPv6 and i do not know about all the media types
that support IPv6, e.g. if a whitelist (as i suggested) is the better
way - or a blacklist.
So i would just support the request from David for patches :-)

Best regards,

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