Commit 2ee7786e authored by Juliusz Chroboczek's avatar Juliusz Chroboczek

Update README.

parent 46cce3ef
......@@ -88,10 +88,10 @@ multiple times:
# babel -X $IPv6 0 -X $IPv6-2 0 -X $IPv6-3 0 $IPv6 eth1
On a gateway to the Internet, you'll want to redistribute the default
route into the mesh network:
On a gateway to the Internet, you'll want to redistribute some or all
of your routes into the mesh network:
# babel -X $IPv6 0 -x default 256 $IPv6 eth1
# babel -X $IPv6 0 -C 'redistribute metric 128' $IPv6 eth1
If you find all of this too complicated and error-prone (as I do), you
may want to consider autoconfiguring your routing domain using AHCP:
......@@ -132,11 +132,11 @@ set the same IPv4 address on all interfaces of a given node.
2. Start the routing daemon
===========================
# babel -4 -X $IPv4 0 $IPv4 eth1
# babel -X $IPv4 0 $IPv4 eth1
On a network gateway, you will want to redistribute the default route:
On a network gateway, you will want to redistribute some routes:
# babel -4 -X $IPv4 0 -x 0.0.0.0/0 128 $IPv4 eth0 eth1
# babel -X $IPv4 0 -C 'redistribute metric 128' $IPv4 eth0 eth1
Setting up a dual-stack network for use with Babel
......@@ -147,23 +147,15 @@ time; a single route update may contain both IPv6 and IPv4 routes.
On an ordinary node, you will run Babel as
# babel -4 -X $IPv6 0 -X $IPv4 0 $IPv6 eth1
# babel -X $IPv6 0 -X $IPv4 0 $IPv6 eth1
on an IPv6 gateway,
and on a gateway:
# babel -4 -X $IPv6 0 -X $IPv4 0 -x ::/0 128 $IPv6 eth1
on an IPv4 gateway,
# babel -4 -X $IPv6 0 -X $IPv4 0 -x 0.0.0.0/0 128 $IPv6 eth1
and on a gateway to both the IPv6 and IPv4 Internets,
# babel -4 -X $IPv6 0 -X $IPv4 0 -x ::/0 128 -x 0.0.0.0/0 128 $IPv6 eth1
# babel -X $IPv6 0 -X $IPv4 0 -C 'redistribute metric 128' $IPv6 eth1
If you use ahcpd, you will want to add the following to
/etc/ahcp/ahcp-babel-options:
-4 -X 192.168.19.68 0
-X 192.168.19.68 0
Juliusz Chroboczek
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