[ovs-dev] [PATCH] Allow processing of RARP packets.

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Fri Oct 19 21:44:17 UTC 2012


On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 01:39:59PM -0700, Mehak Mahajan wrote:
> With this commit, the datapath will process the ARP header for
> RARP packets, both request and reply.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Mehak Mahajan <mmahajan at nicira.com>

It looks very much to me like all defined ARP opcodes (at least the
ones listed here:
http://www.networksorcery.com/enp/protocol/arp.htm#Opcode) use the
same packet format.  Would it be better to simply remove the protocol
check, rather than to whitelist more values?



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