NetBSD Problem Report #19972

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Date: Mon, 20 Jan 2003 19:29:55 -0800 (PST)
Subject: linux emulation does not support socket(PF_PACKET)
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>Number:         19972
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       linux emulation does not support socket(PF_PACKET)
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people
>State:          suspended
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Jan 21 03:30:00 +0000 2003
>Last-Modified:  Mon Jul 05 07:31:25 +0000 2010
>Originator:     Darren Reed
>Release:        NetBSD 1.6
Applications built with the linux libpcap fail to work under linux emulation because currently there is no support for the handling of linux's PF_PACKET protocol family under socket(2).



Responsible-Changed-From-To: kern-bug-people->jdolecek 
Responsible-Changed-By: jdolecek 
Responsible-Changed-When: Mon Jan 20 23:31:01 PST 2003 
I'd look at this. 
State-Changed-From-To: open->suspended 
State-Changed-By: jdolecek 
State-Changed-When: Wed Apr 9 12:23:17 PDT 2003 
Unless someone needs this enough to be willing to write this support, 
this won't be worked on further. 
Responsible-Changed-From-To: jdolecek->kern-bug-people
Responsible-Changed-When: Mon, 05 Jul 2010 07:31:25 +0000
I'm not in position to handle this PR.


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