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- Subject: RIPng
- From: [email protected] (Bob Hinden)
- Date: Fri, 9 Aug 1996 08:20:41 -0700
- In-reply-to: <[email protected]>
- References: Your message of "Thu, 8 Aug 1996 15:04:26 PDT" <96Aug8.150426pdt."75270"@digit.parc.xerox.com>
>In addition, I don't think RIPng should require link-local addresses
>even over multicast network.
One of the motivations for RIPng (and other routing protocols) using
link-local addresses for exchanging routing information between nodes
running RIPng is to make it possible to renumber with out breaking the
routing adjacencies. This is, at least to me, an important capability.