[ECOS] Help in testing IPv6

Gary Thomas gthomas@ecoscentric.com
Thu Dec 5 06:55:00 GMT 2002

On Thu, 2002-12-05 at 07:47, elvie hau wrote:
> > There were some IPv6 specific tests written.  Look
> > at the net/common/current/tests directory.
> After looking at the folder you specified, I found out
> that there are 2 tests written for IPv6, namely:
> ipv6server_test and nc6_test (master and slave).  Are
> these the files you were referring to? 
> Also, after studying the code for the IPv6 tests, I
> noticed that the contents are similar to the other
> networking tests.  For ipv6server_test, it is similar
> to server_test.  For nc6_test (master and slave), it
> is
> similar to nc_test (master and slave).  I would like
> to know if there are other tests that have been
> modified to test ipv6 in eCos, such as ping_test,
> ftp_test, and the like.  If there are, where can i
> find them?

You're looking in the right place and indeed those are the
only tests which have been modified for IPv6 operation.
Sorry, but this is all that has been made public by Red Hat.

Perhaps Red Hat will share more of what they've done in this
area;  try contacting them directly (see the recent posting
by Louis Hamilton).  The eCosCentric team, and the public
repository, have not seen any of their recent work in this

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