Subject: Re: NetBSD vs. PPPoA (with native IPv6)
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: David Laight <>
List: regional-london
Date: 05/06/2006 10:37:14
On Wed, May 03, 2006 at 04:53:59PM +0100, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> I have however not tried that because the hme(4) driver (used to drive
> the ethernet interfaces in my SS20) doesn't allow that. And judging
> from the occasional "hme1: status=400<MAXPKTERR>" error the
> machine spits out the hardware doesn't like it, too.

If 'hme' is for the 'FEPS' chipset (ISTR it is), the driver I wrote for
it had to give it 2k rx buffers otherwise it wouldn't rx full length
frames at all.  However I wouldn't have tested the receipt of overlong


David Laight: