Re: kerneld/multicast bug (tickled by gated)

Alan Cox (
Sun, 15 Jun 1997 19:25:50 +0100 (BST)

> > My limited understanding of gated is that it's a routing daemon similar to
> > routed.
> I do hope that Sue is not offended by the comparison! :-)

Indeed. I hope the routed people aren't offended either - after all gated
is large, a little buggy and very messily licensed 8)

For the other folks

o Routed is a simple daemon implementing modified BSD RIP routing
o Gated is a large daemon implementing OSPF, RIP-2 , BGP4 (sort of),
and a load more protocols. Gated is sufficient to do backbone routing