ip-addrlabel

protocol address label management

SYNOPSIS


-8 ip addrlabel {COMMAND| help}
-8 ip addrlabel{add|del}prefix PREFIX[ dev DEV] [ label NUMBER]
-8 ip addrlabel{list|flush}

DESCRIPTION

IPv6 address labels are used for address selection; they are described in RFC 3484. Precedence is managed by userspace, and only the label itself is stored in the kernel.

ip addrlabel add - add an address label

add an address label entry to the kernel.

prefixPREFIX

devDEV the outgoing interface.

labelNUMBER the label for the prefix. 0xffffffff is reserved.

ip addrlabel del - delete an address label

delete an address label entry from the kernel. Arguments: coincide with the arguments of ip addrlabel add but the label is not required.

ip addrlabel list - list address labels

list the current address label entries in the kernel.

ip addrlabel flush - flush address labels

flush all address labels in the kernel. This does not restore any default settings.

SEE ALSO

ip(8)

AUTHOR

Manpage by Yoshifuji Hideaki / 吉藤英明

Copied to clipboard
free 100$ digital ocean credit