tom at tomjudge.com
Fri Aug 31 03:31:18 PDT 2007
Jack Vogel wrote:
> I was just working on a bug in the Oplin driver that had me look
> a bit more at VLAN code than I had previously.
> FreeBSD has apparently never used the hardware vlan filtering
> that our hardware can do, is there a systemic reason for this,
> or has the code lagged in its use of the system?
> I at least don't understand how the driver is supposed to get
> the vlan id to set in the filter, am I just unenlightened? :)
> If this is doable I can add code into em as well as ixgbe.
This isn't really directly related but could be important for some
users. If you where to use this would the card handle Q in Q properly
with the filter on or would there have to be some form of administrative
option to turn the hardware filter on/off?
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