On Fri 25 Dec 2015 at 17:26:04 +0000, Robert Swindells wrote: > Why not use tap(4) ? Yes, I use that too as an option. That's why I like tun and tap to be as similar as possible (barring their fundamental differences of course). If both can just open /dev/xxx that is nicer than one use case just opening /dev/tap and the other needing to probe /dev/tun0, tun1, etc. > I have used it in emulators for machines of the same vintage and it works > well. Indeed it does. Especially when bridged to another, real, interface. > Robert Swindells -Olaf. -- ___ Olaf 'Rhialto' Seibert -- The Doctor: No, 'eureka' is Greek for \X/ rhialto/at/xs4all.nl -- 'this bath is too hot.'
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