Subject: Re: ether_input()?
To: Edwin Foo <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/23/2000 18:08:08
On Sun, May 23, 2021 at 11:28:37AM -0400, Edwin Foo wrote:
> I'm compiling in a driver someone gave me for a network card, and I've found
> that ether_input() (or the lack of it, rather) is giving me errors. The
> driver is old (1.3.x?), so I imagine -current might have changed some stuff.
> Can someone who knows the code point me in the right direction to find its
> successor? I'm guessing from the other drivers that it might be
> (*ifp->if_input)(ifp,top) to hand off the packet to the network stack. Am I
> right?

Yes, that can be it. You can look at a network driver via anoncvs (also
available from in your favorite browser) to see what's changed.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.