De-orbitting ATM-HARP

Benno Rice benno at jeamland.net
Sun Apr 17 17:57:01 PDT 2005


Bruce M Simpson wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 15, 2005 at 05:41:57PM +0200, Harti Brandt wrote:
> 
>>While there I would also remove everything from netnatm that is not needed 
>>by NgATM. This is mainly the socket interface. I'm not aware of any 
>>application that uses it. Any thoughts on this?
> 
> 
> Oh. Don't remove that. Userland PPP needs it. People who are using ADSL
> modems of any kind will still need it.

I concur.  I'm working on some ADSL drivers at the moment and there are 
people wanting to use PPPoA where this is very useful.

If userland PPP switches to Netgraph then I'm fine with this going, but 
until then I'd rather it stayed.

-- 
Benno Rice
benno at jeamland.net
http://jeamland.net
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