Subject: Re: Multicast receive probl. under NetBSD-currend/1.3K snap
To: Chris J. Mutter <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/30/1999 11:09:46
On Mar 30, Chris J. Mutter wrote
> Hello there.
> Im not sure if this is the right place for my problem.
> HW:
> standard PC, 1x 3c509, 2x 3c509B, IDE,...
> SW:
> gated-3.5.8/9/10
> It seems that NetBSD-current and the snapshot of march 15th has a 
> problem with receiving multicast ethernet frames which results in
> no operation of gated. Tested the same configuration on NetBSD-1.3.3
> which worked fine - i.e. gated joins the area except for the lack of 3c509B 
> support (which is why I tried -current).

How hold is your -current kernel ?
>From the CVS logs:
revision 1.7
date: 1999/03/29 11:11:34;  author: fvdl;  state: Exp;  lines: +2 -2
Fix multicast hashing function. PR 7274, from Izumi Tsutsui

So make sure you have sys/dev/ic/elinkxl.c rev 1.7 ...

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.