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Re: RFC: PPP over X

To: Werner Almesberger <almesber@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: RFC: PPP over X
From: jamal <hadi@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 3 Feb 2000 18:06:39 -0500 (EST)
Cc: Mitchell Blank Jr <mitch@xxxxxxxxxx>, Michal Ostrowski <mostrows@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx, axboe@xxxxxxx, Mark Spencer <markster@xxxxxxxxx>, Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxxx>, Marc Boucher <marc@xxxxxxx>, paulus@xxxxxxxxxxxxx, Ben LaHaise <bcrl@xxxxxxxxxx>
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On Thu, 3 Feb 2000, Werner Almesberger wrote:

> jamal wrote:
> > (eg look at the netlink interface; it is a char device and yet it
> > is used in networking abstraction)
> 
> Minor correction, assuming you means what you get with CONFIG_NETLINK_DEV:
> the "right" way to use netlink is as a protocol family, not as a device.

Thanks Werner ;-> And for the netfilter device i meant the one used to
send packets to user space (not sure if it works or is still 
around); Solaris box, tty terminal, no code to double check.

cheers,
jamal


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