Subject: Re: placement of PFIL_HOOKS filtering points
To: None <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 11/06/2000 22:12:32
On Tue, Nov 07, 2000 at 01:12:46PM +0900, wrote:

 > 	if we need to revisit endian swap in ip_input, i'd like to see
 > 	no endian swap in kernel.  raw ip input should swap for backward
 > 	compatibility reasons, and that's all we need to swap.

You mean "swap it into a local variable in the function"?

Since rawip is supposed to be "what a protocol driver would see", then
really we'd want to not swap there, too.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>