Bug#537271: netcfg: new version of gateway reachability patch
Christian PERRIER wrote:
> Quoting Robert Edmonds (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> > Robert Edmonds wrote:
> > > here is a new version of the patch. this one makes the reachability
> > > test conditional on !is_wireless_iface(), since wireless interfaces
> > > don't have the 802.1d forwarding delay problem.
> > i have now built a test d-i which includes busybox arping and the netcfg
> > arping patch:
> > http://people.debian.org/~edmonds/d-i-arping/mini-arping.iso
> Can you compare the sizes of the busybox udeb with and without the
> arping patch?
i just compiled the busybox udeb with and without the arping applet on
amd64. 279344 bytes with arping, 279328 bytes without, only +16 bytes.