Re: [2.1.4x] Patch for IPIP/Tunnel

Martin Mares (
Wed, 30 Jul 1997 21:27:16 +0200


> But tcpdump may well reset it. Better to do it properly. SIOCDEVPRIVATE
> exists for a reason

IMHO tcpdump should not reset it if it's already set when tcpdump
is started or have I missed something? But the SIOCDEVPRIVATE solution
seems to be a little cleaner (although it would need another setup
utility to be written, I think).

Have a nice fortnight

Martin `MJ' Mares   <>
Faculty of Math and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Earth
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