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(usagi-users 02519) Re: Why was MobileIPv6 removed?

In article <20030826145404.FB89.HORISAWA@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> (at Tue, 26 Aug 2003 15:17:32 +0900), Shingo HORISAWA <horisawa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> says:

> I knew that MobileIPv6 (and IPsec) was removed from USAGI
> for kernel2.4 by CHANGELOG.USAGI in the current snapshot(20030818).
> Why was it removed?

To concentrate developments for 2.6.
It is too hard for us to maintain hopeless code for 2.4.

> And are there any plans to implement (or merge) it again in USAGI 
> for kernel2.4 in future?
> Otherwise, is it implemented only on USAGI for kernel2.6?

We will soon have "backported" IPsec in near future.
And we, USAGI and HUT, will implement Mobile IPv6 for 2.6 (and 2.4).

Hideaki YOSHIFUJI @ USAGI Project <yoshfuji@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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