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Re: VLAN patches

To: Eran Mann <emann@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: VLAN patches
From: jamal <hadi@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 7 Oct 2002 08:05:07 -0400 (EDT)
Cc: Ben Greear <greearb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "David S. Miller" <davem@xxxxxxxxxx>, <Bjorn.Andersson@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Mon, 7 Oct 2002, Eran Mann wrote:

> Regarding the 0 VID it is indeed used for priority-only frames.
> Shouldn't it be supported by alowing the user to configure a priority
> map for the ethernet device (rather than creating another user-visible
> device?
>

That or you complain and drop the packet when someone sends; btw
also VLANid > 0 and p tag 0 is legal - i guess that is the default
for linux.
On a side not:
I never liked Bens patches that much compared to the other VLAN
imp. -- would have prefered a marriage of the two.

cheers,
jamal


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