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    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

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