Subject: Re: placement of PFIL_HOOKS filtering points
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List: tech-net
Date: 11/07/2000 15:13:52
> > 	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"?

	yes, and don't play with data on mbuf.

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

	then ping and other IP_HDRINCL applications will not work....