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Re: Fw: [Bugme-new] [Bug 4177] New: Please consider adding possibility t

To: jamal <hadi@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Fw: [Bugme-new] [Bug 4177] New: Please consider adding possibility to have multiple PPPoE sessions with different MAC addresses
From: Marc Haber <mh+kernel-bugzilla@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 6 Feb 2005 22:25:00 +0100
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Sun, Feb 06, 2005 at 03:50:57PM -0500, jamal wrote:
> Does that patch help at all?

It helps with the user space pppoed, yes.

> Seems to me all it enables is session setup, but after that what
> happens? Do packets go out with the MAC address you just spoofed
> for the data as well?

With user space pppoed, yes. When applied to the normal pppd, using
kernel pppoe, only session setup goes out with the fake MAC, and this
doesn't lead to a useable pppoe session, of course.

Greetings
Marc

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