[haiku-development] Re: BNetworkInterface weirdness

  • From: Stefano Ceccherini <stefano.ceccherini@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 8 Apr 2013 11:08:40 +0200

2013/4/7 Axel Dörfler <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> On 04/07/2013 02:52 PM, Stefano Ceccherini wrote:
>> Replying to myself: there seems no way to get the default gateway of a
>> given BNetworkInterface (but one can add or remove routes at will). Do
>> anyone mind if I add a DefaultRoute() method to the class ?
> There actually can be any number of default routes.
> What's obviously missing in BNetworkInterface is a way to enumerate the
> existing routes, though, which you can then use to find the default
> route(s).
Okay, do you have already any idea about the API ?
Should it reflect the semantics of the Address api ?
In that case, we would have an int32 CountRoutes() (maybe with an int
family parameter) and a GetRouteAt(int32 index, route_entry&). And maybe
specifics methods for the default routes.

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