Automatic source routing

Phil Mayers p.mayers at
Tue Sep 24 16:08:47 CEST 2013

On 24/09/13 13:30, Emmanuel Thierry wrote:

> The problem is really annoying if you want to use autoconfiguration
> in a multihoming scenario without the need for an external daemon.
> But maybe i missed a sysctl flag or something like that.

Maybe, maybe not. What system are you using to manage your networking - 
for example, are you on a recent desktop distro using NetworkManager, 
which behaves badly in this case?

> Do you confirm the problem ? Does someone knows any automatic (i mean
> in-kernel) solution to source route packets through the right
> interface ?

What does your ipv6 routing table look like? ("ip -6 route")

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