dave at dogwood.com
Mon Mar 20 22:08:45 UTC 2006
> Dave Cornejo wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Some time ago (Oct 2004) there was some talk of implementing
> > IP_SENDIF, a search of the mailing list turns up nothing since then.
> > Did anything ever happen with this?
> Can you please explain the semantics and use of this option? I have
> received a probably similiar request a short time ago.
In summary it's a piece missing for FreeBSD to implement the function
of the Linux socket option SO_BINDTODEVICE, which forces packets
transmitted on the socket to be sent on the bound device.
Take a look at this thread on freeebsd-net:
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