ip6tables and multiple possible source addresses

Mohacsi Janos mohacsi at niif.hu
Thu Jan 19 09:48:54 CET 2012

On Thu, 19 Jan 2012, Brian E Carpenter wrote:

> On 2012-01-19 09:40, Cameron Byrne wrote:
>> I guess I missed why the simplest answer does not apply
>> If you are already creating host specific iptables, why not just use a
>> static address that is permanent?  This really works the same in ipv4 and
>> ipv6, right?
> Yes, but static addresses are an ivitation to trouble later on.
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-carpenter-6renum-static-problem

Which is more frequent, renumbering or tweaking firewall rules? There is a 
tradeoff - everybody should decide according their taste.
 	Best Regards,
 		Janos Mohacsi

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