Subject: Re: wi driver issues [was Re: driver for Lucent WaveLan/IEEE 802.11 committed]
To: Niklas Hallqvist <>
From: Bill Sommerfeld <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/05/1999 21:29:17
> We (the OpenBSD gang at the IETF) had a WaveLAN gateway setup with a
> RFC1918 DHCP-contolled net on the wi0 side.  As our port of the
> wpaul's driver too was experimental and we were also experimenting
> with bridging, we tcpdumped a bit, and got traffic from unknown
> sources at times.  I bet that was you guys :-)  Did you ever run
> dhclient on them and got some 10.0.0.* addresses?  If you did you know
> why now :-)

Yep, that was probably us.  We were using and ..

I also tcpdumped a bit but probably not while you were sending

My laptop only has one pcmcia slot, so I was using the wi unit I
borrowed from chopps on my system, while he had another wi and his wl
plugged in and was NAT'ing between wi and wl..

> Ok, just wanted to tell the story.

Thanks.  From my point of view, it was an amusingly surreal exercise....

						- Bill