[Dibbler] Dibbler as an intermediate PD router

Anton Khirnov anton at khirnov.net
Mon Mar 17 06:34:24 CET 2014

On Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:47:29 +0100, Tomek Mrugalski <thomson at klub.com.pl> wrote:
> On 12.03.2014, 09:06, anton at khirnov.net wrote:
> > 
> > Hi,
> > I'm looking for software that can run on an intermediate router with prefix
> > delegation.  I.e. on one upstream link it acts as a dhcp client/PD requesting
> > router, on some other links it acts as a dhcp server serving addresses (or
> > subprefixes) from the obtained prefix.
> > 
> > Can Dibbler be configured to behave in this way (or if not, is there any other
> > software that can)? The manual suggests it cannot, but then again I don't fully
> > understand what does the client actually do with the received prefix.
> Client can call a script. That script can start a server. That has been
> done before. IIRC here are the files on such an attempt:
> https://github.com/barteqpl/openwrt-ipv6
> The file you are looking for will probably look similar to:
> https://github.com/barteqpl/openwrt-ipv6/blob/master/usr/bin/dibbler.sh
> Hope that helps.

Thank you. It's a bit more work than I hoped for, but should work well enough.

Anton Khirnov

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