Subject: Re: NIC driver interface to kernel.
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Jochen Kunz <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/19/2003 23:25:00
On Fri, 19 Dec 2003 22:20:03 +0100
Manuel Bouyer <> wrote:

> > VLAN tagging? ENOCLUE. Any hints about this topic?
> This is the 802.1q vlan tagging. See vlan(4).
> You can see ic/lance.c for an example on how to handle this
> in a driver.
Thanks for the enlightenment. I'll see how to implement it in the i82596
driver. It seams the hardware can handle frames up to 2^14 bytes, so no
problem there.