CONFIG_NET_IP_ADDR_CHECK

Check IP address validity before sending IP packet

Type: bool

Help

Check that either the source or destination address is correct before sending either IPv4 or IPv6 network packet.

Direct dependencies

!NET_RAW_MODE && NETWORKING

(Includes any dependencies from ifs and menus.)

Default

  • y

Kconfig definition

At subsys/net/ip/Kconfig:203

Included via Kconfig:8Kconfig.zephyr:44subsys/Kconfig:22subsys/net/Kconfig:80

Menu path: (Top) → Networking → Link layer and IP networking support → IP stack

config NET_IP_ADDR_CHECK
    bool "Check IP address validity before sending IP packet"
    default y
    depends on !NET_RAW_MODE && NETWORKING
    help
      Check that either the source or destination address is
      correct before sending either IPv4 or IPv6 network packet.

(The ‘depends on’ condition includes propagated dependencies from ifs and menus.)