[ECOS] global addressing in ecos

Jonathan Larmour jifl@eCosCentric.com
Thu Jan 9 06:44:00 GMT 2003


Gary D. Thomas wrote:
> On Wed, 2003-01-08 at 04:53, matthew de veza wrote:
> 
>>we've been testing an ecos target with the tahi test suite and the tests 
>>which involves autoconfiguration of global addresses seem to all be 
>>unsuccessful. i would really like to find out if the global address 
>>autoconfiguration feature/stateless address autoconfiguration feature which 
>>was ported from freebsd to ecos has been fully ported and is robust and 
>>functional. can anyone please help me?
> 
> 
> I'm afraid you're somewhat on your own here.  Red Hat pulled
> the plug on the eCos project (dropped most of the developers)
> before the IPv6 project was really complete, so there may
> be many things that aren't quite working.

Actually I thought they were contractually obliged to complete it and get 
the TAHI testsuite running. If so, they should have made some fixes to 
fulfil the contract. Perhaps they didn't contribute back the patches?

Anyone from Red Hat out there?

Jifl
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