Subject: Re: NetBSD as a Jumpstart server -- a gotcha!
To: Bill Sommerfeld <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/28/2000 06:51:51
On Wed, Jun 28, 2000 at 09:46:23AM -0400, Bill Sommerfeld wrote:

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 > If this is a concern, we could change it to send the replies with
 > TTL=1; anyone already on the wire can make a good guess at what the
 > netmask is..

Yah, that's probably a good idea.  Maybe we could even make that
a configuration option, as well.

So, would a:

net.inet.icmp.maskrepl -> 1
net.inet.icmp.maskreplttl -> 1

default sound okay?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>