[ntp:questions] Re: Multicast TTL and FreeBSD trouble

Danny Mayer mayer at gis.net
Sat Aug 20 00:49:42 UTC 2005


David L. Mills wrote:
> Danny,
> 
> Reset. Should you clip the TTL at any value, that would be 
> contraindicated by prior advice re IPv4 administrative scoping. Unless 
> you can tell me definitively that concept is totally deprecated by 
> culture, some means will be necessary to allow administrative scoping as 
> well as compatiblity with IPv6. My original plan was to provide a 
> mapping that could be specified by a configuration command.
> 
Dave,

I have no intention of clipping or doing anything to the TTL at any 
value. I was just going to put a message into the syslog as something 
potentially bad if it's high. Either that or a debug message.

Danny



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