Babel is a distance-vector routing protocol for IPv6 and IPv4. It is designed to be robust and work efficiently on both wired networks and wireless mesh networks.
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Release Notes: This version adds explicit support for routing over overlay networks by using a link's RTT to distinguish between local and remote tunnels.
Release Notes: This is a bugfix release. There are few user-visible changes.
Release Notes: The configuration parser has been entirely reworked, and all options can now be set from the configuration file. It is possible to redistribute routes from multiple kernel tables, as required by recent releases of OpenWRT. An issue with asymmetric routing on Arch Linux has been fixed.
Release Notes: This version fixes an issue with asymmetric routing on Linux distributions which enable the rp_filter by default (notably Arch Linux).
Release Notes: This version fixes a bug that would cause the channel list to remain stuck at its initial value when running with diversity enabled.