Subject: Re: 802.1Q & ETHER_MAX_LEN
To: Alan Barrett <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 10/03/2000 15:56:27
On Tue, Oct 03, 2000 at 11:08:31PM +0200, Alan Barrett wrote:
> This looks good, but raises another issue: what about users who want
> to use VLANs even though their hardware driver doesn't advertise the
> ETHERCAP_VLAN_MTU capability (either because the hardware really
> doesn't support it or because the driver hasn't been written to deal
> with it)? They might be willing to live with all the consequences of
> a 1496 byte MTU.
I thought about that, and added support for doing that.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>