Subject: Re: Changes to link layer input routines
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Anders Magnusson <email@example.com>
Date: 05/15/1999 20:57:33
> > Or remove the IFF_NOTRAILERS flag totally, it's use is deprecated anyway.
> > The only thing is that trailer packets must be received, which doesn't
> > work quite well right now. That should actually be a compile-time option or
> > something like TCP_COMPAT_42.
> AFAIK, we currently don't handle trailer packet reception AT ALL. At least,
> I can't see any code for it in ether_input().
That's exactly what I meant :-) I have some machines available that can
only send trailers, so I will look at this later this summer.