mrd6 - IPv6 Multicast Routing Daemon

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename mrd6_0.9.6-13_amd64.deb
Package name mrd6
Package version 0.9.6
Package release 13
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/net
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 279.35 KB
Installed size 942.00 KB
mrd6 is a modular IPv6 Multicast Routing Daemon which implements:
* MLDv1 and MLDv2 support
- MLD proxying
* PIM-SM (ASM and SSM)
- Bootstrap (BSR) Mechanism support
- Static RP configuration
- Embedded-RP support (RFC 3956)
* partial MBGP support
- Implements basic BGP4 mechanisms (IPv6 Multicast SAFI)
to update local MRIB from MBGP info
- Uses IPv6 Multicast SAFI prefixes announced by
peers to update local MRIB
- Is able to announce local prefixes
- Filter support
* Supports both native and virtual (tunnel) interfaces
(tested IPv6-IPv4, IPv6-IPv6 and TUN/TAP tunnels)
* Abstract Forwarding Interface (MFA) with user-space module
* Remote configuration and online administration


Package Version Architecture Repository
mrd6_0.9.6-13_i386.deb 0.9.6 i386 Ubuntu Universe
mrd6 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
libstdc++6 >= 5.2
lsb-base -


Type URL
Binary Package mrd6_0.9.6-13_amd64.deb
Source Package mrd6

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install mrd6 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mrd6




2016-09-01 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-13) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make build reproducible (Closes: #829765, thanks Reiner Herrmann).
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no changes needed).
* debian/watch: use direct link to tags page rather than deprecated
* debian/control: use secure URL for Vcs-git.
2015-11-14 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-12) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove dependency on initscripts (Closes: #804959).
* Make Vcs-* field canonical.
* Remove DMUA field.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes needed).
2012-08-26 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-11) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
+ Update maintainer email address.
* debian/copyright:
+ Update maintainer email address.
2012-06-13 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Make sure new interface are correctly marked up by mrd6 (Closes: #674738).
2012-03-04 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-9) unstable; urgency=low
* Improve fortification of mrd6 (Closes: #662191, big thanks Simon
+ Enable verbose build to catch missing flags.
+ Always allow flags to be set from environment.
+ Use LDFLAGS when linking modules.
+ Interpret syslog buffer string as string only.
+ Remove manual setting of *FLAGS with dpkg-buildflags in debian/rules.
2012-03-04 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix support of s390x: s390x is now excluded from tests for s390.
2012-03-03 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Store PID file in the new /run directory.
* debian/control:
+ Add support for s390x.
+ Remove Hurd from valid architectures as some code is missing to build
correctly for now.
+ Set DMUA flag.
+ Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes needed).
* debian/rules:
+ Use dpkg-buildflags to set build flags (CPPFLAGS, CXXFLAGS and LDFLAGS).
* debian/copyright:
+ Use final version for DEP5 1.0 copyright.
+ Document global license and copyright.
+ Add missing dots between paragraph in Expat license statement.
+ Add missing hyphens in GPL-2+ license shortname.
+ Move GPL-2+ to a separate license stanza.
* Update debian/compat to 9 (no changes needed).
2011-04-23 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix errors and warnings from last build on amd64:
+ Fix FTBFS on amd64 due to missing cstddef include (Closes: #625100).
+ Uses %zi for displaying the content of a size_t variable.
+ Remove unaccessed prevpointer in parser.cpp.
* Use the same name as upstream for init script to avoid mistakes.
* Fix a code typo in patch fixing Hurd FTBFS.
* Remove duplicate clean target in debian/rules.
2011-04-22 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Don't use any debian/* files from orig.tar.gz.
2010-10-18 - Thomas Preud'homme <>
mrd6 (0.9.6-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix FTBFS on Hurd.
* Add missing dependency on $syslog in init script.
* debian/watch:
+ Track new upstream repository on github.
* debian/control:
+ Recommends perl as mrd6sh needs it.
+ Bumps Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes needed).
* debian/copyright:
+ Convert to DEP5 candidate format.
* debian/compat:
+ Bumps debhelper compatibility from 7 to 8 (no changes needed).

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