[Xorp-hackers] [Xorp-cvs] XORP cvs commit: xorp/ospf
atanu at ICSI.Berkeley.EDU
Thu Feb 22 02:32:45 PST 2007
>>>>> "Hasso" == Hasso Tepper <hasso at linux.ee> writes:
Hasso> Kristian Larsson wrote:
>> What is the range of interface IDs? 65k? 4m? Isn't it better to
>> start at the top and descend when allocating IDs for these pseudo
>> interfaces? We have routers with more than 1000 interfaces...
Hasso> Me too. Btw, is "interface ID" something XORP
Hasso> assigns/maintains or is it ifinde, or ... ?
The real interface index comes from the kernel, we are discussing a
pseudo index that is generated for virtual links (that shouldn't clash
with a real interface index).
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