Re: [uCsimm] ethernet packets

From: Tom Walsh (
Date: Sat Jul 15 2000 - 01:41:31 EDT

Thomas Peter-apt090 wrote:
> I would like to use the simm as a data collection device which will send the
> data it collects out onto the network. I only intend to have the simm and a
> host machine directly connected by a crossover cable, and the IP of the host
> machine will be unknown. I therefore have a problem that the simm ip may
> not be in the same domain as the host ip. Therefore I wish to use SOCK_RAW
> and AF_PACKET to read data directly from the ethernet controller and then
> send back UDP/IP data with a source IP similar to the host's, on the same
> domain. I think the host should then think that I am in its domain and
> receive the packets. Does anyone know if this is true, and where I might
> find some sample code to make this work?
> Thank you,
> Peter Thomas

Aren't you talking about DHCP?


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