[lkml]   [2003]   [Aug]   [18]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [2.4 PATCH] bugfix: ARP respond on all devices
    Bill Davidsen wrote:

    > Okay, I'll show my ignorance and ask... the Documentation for arp_filter
    > says source routing must be used. Is there some flag I'm missing, or a way
    > to avoid having a rule per address, or is the 8 bit rule number larger in
    > 2.6, or ??? Or is having a lot of IPs on one machine not an imaginable
    > case?

    Last response I got was that one would have to hack the netlink api to get
    a bigger index because the design (and rfc, unfortunately) describe the
    field as only 8 bits. I never did hear a response to my comment that this
    was inadequate in this age of vlans...

    Ben Greear <>
    Candela Technologies Inc

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:47    [W:0.024 / U:35.988 seconds]
    ©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site