Subject: Re: arp warning message
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: James Chacon <email@example.com>
Date: 08/18/2000 09:31:35
I believe I've gotten this in the past when arp replies have come in on what
the kernel beleives is the "wrong" interface for the IP's specified in the
>arplookup() in if_arp.c sometimes spews this message
> "arplookup: unable to enter address for %s (%s)"
>and i thought i understood what triggered it, but apparently i'm
>wrong. or...i'm not the net.hacker i thought i was.
>can someone please describe a packet or sequence of packets (i imagine
>two at most) which will trigger this message? i can manufacture
>packets quite easily using bpf (except the ethernet source address),
>but can't get this code sequence to trigger.
>|-----< "CODE WARRIOR" >-----|
>firstname.lastname@example.org * "ah! i see you have the internet
>email@example.com (Andrew Brown) that goes *ping*!"
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