Subject: Re: hardware IP checksumming etc...
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 06/05/2001 07:29:47
On Tue, Jun 05, 2001 at 07:28:31AM +0200, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > I can tell you from experience that not using checksums is inviting disaster.
> doesn't ethernet has it's own layer-2 checksumming?
Sure, but there are plenty of cheap hubs/switches that screw it up in
a way that makes a corrupted/packet appear OK.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>