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Re: MPLS patches

Mihai Chelaru wrote:
> Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
>> If possible make it work without the additional hard-wired case for
>> disabling HW cksumming.
> Will a NIC compute cksum for a packet that isn't IP from ethertype of
> view ? I admit I'm clueless regarding HW checksumming chapter.

It depends on the card.

For some, hardware checksum is programmed by start/end offsets into
the packet.


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