Commit 00fc0553 authored by Juliusz Chroboczek's avatar Juliusz Chroboczek

Document the ability to omit the router-id.

parent 80a64f56
......@@ -6,8 +6,9 @@ babel \- ad-hoc network routing daemon
.IR option ...
[
.B \-\-
]
] [
.I id
]
.IR interface ...
.SH DESCRIPTION
Babel is a loop-avoiding distance-vector routing protocol roughly
......@@ -118,9 +119,10 @@ Specify the name of the configuration file. The default is
.BI \-C " statement"
Specify a configuration statement directly on the command line.
.TP
.I id
The router-id of this daemon. This should normally be an IPv6 address
of this machine, but can be any unique 128-bit string.
.RI "[ " id " ]"
The router-id of this daemon. This should normally be an IPv6 or IPv4
address of this machine, but can be any unique 128-bit string. If
omitted, Babel will try to determine a suitable router-id automatically.
.TP
.IR interface ...
The list of interfaces on which the protocol should operate.
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