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From Wido den Hollander <w...@widodh.nl>
Subject Re: Results of a IPv6 brainstorm day
Date Fri, 11 Mar 2016 15:34:20 GMT

> Op 10 maart 2016 om 22:54 schreef Erik Weber <terbolous@gmail.com>:
> 
> 
> On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 10:31 PM, Wido den Hollander <wido@widodh.nl> wrote:
> 
> >
> > > Op 10 maart 2016 om 21:15 schreef John Burwell <
> > john.burwell@shapeblue.com>:
> > >
> > >
> > > Wido,
> > >
> > > Curious if you have been able to make any progress on this work. Have
> > you been
> > > able to move it forward? If not, what kind of help would you need?
> > >
> >
> > Yes. Not so much in code inside CloudStack, but mainly in figuring out
> > DHCPv6
> > stuff and searching for the right components.
> >
> > The DHCPv6 part is something that I would like to see handled by Kea.
> > Blogged
> > about my tests with Kea:
> > http://blog.widodh.nl/2016/02/isc-kea-dhcpv6-server/
> >
> >
> AFAIK dnsmasq should support DHCPv6 leases based on MAC-addresses as well,
> should ease the transition a bit to not have to switch the software inside
> the VR.
> 

True, but it lacks various things like Prefix Delegeation.

KEA also supports a (SQL) database backend for storing leases and reservations,
something dnsmasq can not do.

Also, Kea supports reservations based on the MAC where dnsmasq only supports
DUID.

Wido

> -- 
> Erik

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