Subject: Re: CVS commit: syssrc/sys/net
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: tech-net
Date: 09/29/2002 13:44:19
> > > arch/alpha/a12/if_xb.c:779:     bpfattach(&xbi, DLT_NULL, 0);
> > 
> > This one is interesting.  This is an ethernet driver ?
>No, xb is the crossbar used for inter-node communication on the Avalon
>Computer Systems A12 supercomputer.

it *appears* to act like some sort of network interface, but it also
appears that it probably con't compile if you have bpf enabled.  it's
also not immediately obvious to me how this would get compiled anyway.

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