Communicate the gateway to the clients

Daniel Roesen dr at
Tue Nov 20 12:27:34 CET 2012


On Tue, Nov 20, 2012 at 12:03:49PM +0100, Andreas Hanke wrote:
> In IPv4 the Gatway/Router will be communicated via the DHCP OFFER.
> For IPv6 I hearded that the router advertise themself by the Router
> Advertisement (Type 134) message.
> Is that the "standard way"?


> Are there any alternatives? If yes which?

Not yet. There's work underway to fix that omission:

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