Subject: Re: ARP problems.
From: David Laight <email@example.com>
Date: 03/19/2004 22:36:52
> If you copy the remote MAC address from the incoming packet into the ARP
> table, instead of just assuming that the existing ARP table entry was
> valid, then you avoid that problem.
That would break asymmetric routing...
After all the ARP table is filled with a MAC address contained within
the ARP packet, not the address the ARP packet came from.
David Laight: firstname.lastname@example.org