Sending packets at Kernel level
rwatson at FreeBSD.org
Mon Aug 30 20:22:13 UTC 2010
On Sun, 29 Aug 2010, Sadish Kulasekere wrote:
> I need to know how to send packet from the kernel level. Can someone please
> point me to any documentation?
Take a look at the socket(9) man page, which is the KPI used by in-kernel
consumers of sockets such as the NFS client and server, smbfs (via netsmb),
ncpfs (via netncp), etc. This is very close to the socket(2) system call API,
but non-identical, so give a ping if you have any questions.
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