Subject: Re: bpf write() to local host
From: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/21/2003 17:16:52
> Until relatively recently (roughly, until they started using commodity
> PCI NICs), Sun NICs didn't have addresses in eproms. Sun _machines_,
> not _interfaces_, had MAC addresses - which is where I started this
> subthread off.
Interestingly the old sun sbus nic hardware (lance) has all the right
things (in its silicon) to connect a MAC address prom.
Sun just didn't bother to track it in.
David Laight: email@example.com