Subject: Re: ethernet problems
To: None <>
From: David Jones <>
List: amiga-dev
Date: 09/06/1994 16:02:31
>  inet

Yup - just checked Comer's book.

This is a multicast address.

Over Ethernet, there is a direct translation between multicast IP and the MAC
address.  For regular addresses, ARP is used to get a dynamic translation.

So, your machine ain't ARPing anything, and hence can't talk.

David Jones, M.A.Sc student, Electronics Group (VLSI), University of Toronto
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