[e2e] tunnels with only one end point specified.

alessandro salvatori sandr8 at gmail.com
Thu May 11 10:52:31 PDT 2006

On 5/11/06, Joe Touch <touch at isi.edu> wrote:
> Yes - but the trick is which one? How does the node know it's the
> nearest, or is the definition of nearest "the first node with this
> anycast address"?

that's how I intended it and how I interpreted what Jon said, but
mileage may vary :)

> If so, tunneling to the nearest anything seems to defeat the goal of
> most tunnels...

the goal of the tunnels I was thinking about is that of circumventing
legacy router clouds, as -- for instance -- IPv4 tunnels that carry
IPv6 datagrams.

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