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Re: VLAN patches

To: "David S. Miller" <davem@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: VLAN patches
From: jamal <hadi@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 6 Oct 2002 18:47:50 -0400 (EDT)
Cc: <greearb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <Bjorn.Andersson@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx>
In-reply-to: <20021005.220549.15266753.davem@xxxxxxxxxx>
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On Sat, 5 Oct 2002, David S. Miller wrote:

> I think we should, please submit a patch which denies it on
> both config and delete.
>

A packet with VLANid 0 and an 802.1p tag > 0 is legal. I
think its known as a "priority tagged" packet (not 100% sure
about the term). Therefore VLANid 0 MUST be accepted and ability to send
it should be there.
BTW, what about VLANid 0xFFF?

cheers,
jamal



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