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Re: Odd behavoiur of one machine - radvd failing?

On Tue, Jul 16, 2002 at 12:39:53AM +0100, Tony Hoyle wrote:
> I thought that the multicast stuff was built on a different layer to the 
> drivers, though?

The filter that decides what multicast packets to pass to the higher
layers is present in the drivers, and controlled elsewhere.

> Upgrading the FA311 is on the cards sometime anyway (it's a pretty awful 
> card) so if that's the problem I'll just do that.

IIRC the FA311 is based on a National Semiconductor controller, correct?
If so, then it's the card that I'm thinking of and one of the ones on
which I experienced problems.  These problems have been fixed in recent
2.4 kernels, though.  Which kernel are you running?  Are you on x86?


Noah Meyerhans
Computer Resource Services, MIT Laboratory for Computer Science

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