Subject: Re: gsip sends byte-swapped vlan tags
To: None <email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 01/26/2006 11:52:59
On Thu, Jan 26, 2006 at 12:22:56AM +0100, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> > Why would you want to turn them off if the hardware supports it? How many
> > VLANs are you working with, anyway? Looking them up is almost certainly
> > cheaper than copying data that is guaranteed not to be in cache.
> I want to turn them off to avoid bugs such as the one which started this
> thread, and to get useful output from tcpdump.
Bugs have to be fixed, not worked around by disabling a feature.
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference