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Re: ARP message padding
On Sat, Jul 12, 2008 at 11:46:31AM +0100, Roy Marples wrote:
> Hi list!
> Whilst working on the IPv4LL part of dhcpcd, I was wondering why some frames
> I was capturing were 60 bytes and some were 42 - which was the size I was
> expecting. After some research, I find about minimum ethernet frame size
> which is 64, including the 4 byte crc.
Quite possibly you are capturing transmit packets before they get padded.
TX padding may be done by hardware MAC unit, or the low levels of the
David Laight: david%l8s.co.uk@localhost
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