Subject: Re: ipv6 on sun3
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: port-sun3
Date: 07/13/1999 10:59:29
On Tue, 13 Jul 1999 17:28:19 +0200 
 Manuel Bouyer <> wrote:

 > Hi,
 > here's what I got on my sun3/60:
 > le0: not multicast capable, IPv6 not enabled
 > Is it a limitation of the driver or hardware ?
 > How hard would it be to add multicast support if possible ?
 > the lance driver on sparc is multicast capable, but maybe it isn't the same
 > chip ?

some old LANCE chips have a bug in them which prevents you from using
multicast (because of the bug work-around).

Make sure "LANCE_REVC_BUG" isn't defined anywhere.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>