[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] vmxnet3: initialize receive mode correctly
stephen at networkplumber.org
Fri Aug 1 17:53:56 CEST 2014
On Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:50:06 +0200
Thomas Monjalon <thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com> wrote:
> 2014-07-25 10:50, Stephen Hemminger:
> > The driver must listen to broadcast packets, like other devices.
> > Otherwise protocols like ARP won't work!
> > Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <stephen at networkplumber.org>
> > - vmxnet3_dev_set_rxmode(hw, VMXNET3_RXM_UCAST | VMXNET3_RXM_ALL_MULTI, 1);
> > + vmxnet3_dev_set_rxmode(hw, VMXNET3_RXM_UCAST | VMXNET3_RXM_BCAST, 1);
> It's also removing multicast at init. No comment so I assume everybody agrees.
Just following what initial value for bare metal drivers is.
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