Subject: Re: nteworking interfaces, etc
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: Erik Fair <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/28/2000 14:50:31
One minor nit in what you said: ARP is media independent (i.e. it 
works on Ethernet, FDDI, ARCnet, and a number of other media); there 
is a "media" field in the packet. This is why (among other reasons) 
it is "abstracted" out of the Ethernet drivers.

	Erik <>