Subject: Re: bpf write() to local host
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/19/2003 11:30:31
On Sun, Jan 19, 2003 at 04:53:19PM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:

 > Hum, reading the sources I can't see how adding a second NIC would help.
 > Maybe it's hardware-dependant ? Does ifconfig have the SIMPLEX flag
 > for the ethernet you use with simh ?

If the second nic is dedicated to the sim, and you don't configure an
IP address on it, then it all works fine (the packets will go out to
the Ethernet switch and back again to the other interface on the system :-)

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>