Subject: Re: a remote user can check promiscuous mode
To: None <>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/18/2000 13:30:02
> Date: Sat, 11 Dec 1999 04:05:40 -0500


> wouldn't it be relatively simple (although a probably little
> top-heavy) to add a few lines of code to ether_input() to check the
> dst hardware address vs the interface address on which the packet
> arrived if the dst hardware address is *not* multi/broadcast?

At least one of the Ethernet drivers does this already; see
dev/ic/lance.c, around line 500 of rev 1.9.

					der Mouse

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