smb(4): address format

John Baldwin jhb at
Wed Jan 21 06:19:18 PST 2009

On Friday 16 January 2009 8:17:26 am Andriy Gapon wrote:
> on 15/01/2009 20:08 M. Warner Losh said the following:
> > The format that is preferred on FreeBSD is xxxxxxxx0b.  That's the
> > format that the existing IIC bridge drivers use and deal with.  I've
> > not looked at the SMB drivers, but I went through all the iic bridge
> > drivers in the 6.x time frame and made sure they were all consistent.
> > If I missed the smb drivers, that's my bad.
> > 
> > I could find no evidence that there was a format that was more
> > preferred apart from the dozen data sheets that I'd read at the time
> > which used the xxxxxxx0b.
> What about the attached patch.
> It brings ichsmb in line with this format and also adds a simple check
> into smb(4).


John Baldwin

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