fxp0 problem with 6Beta?

Brian A. Seklecki lavalamp at spiritual-machines.org
Wed Oct 5 15:14:19 PDT 2005

On Wed, 5 Oct 2005, Bdrawyah wrote:

>> What do the outputs of "ifconfig fpx0", "arp -an", "tcpdump -i fxp0 -n"
>> and "netstat -s" look like?
>> ~BAS
> arp -an
> ? ( at 00:0f:b5:16:dd:b6 on fxp0 [ethernet]

You should see an ARP entry for .07 from .05 and vice versa when you ping 
each other (regardless if the ICMP makes it or not)

> tcpdump -i fxp0 -n
> tcpdump: (no devices found) /dev/bpf0: Permission denied

This command will produce much more interesting results if you run it as 
root or via sudo(8).  ...unless that error indicates that you compiled w/o 


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