Bill Caroselli <email@example.com> wrote in message
Sean Boudreau <> firstname.lastname@example.org> > wrote:
SB > Bill Caroselli <> email@example.com> > wrote:
In tracking down a network snafu we had a network snooper on our
About every 10 minutes we would see an IP packet with protocol 106 (6A
Looking at the MAC addresses we see that these are coming from our QNX6
What is this packet?
SB > # grep IPPROTO /usr/include/netinet/in.h | grep 106
SB > #define IPPROTO_QNET 106 /* qnet protocol */
Why does it use an IP packet when the source IP address and destination
IP address aren’t filled in?
The QNET (in default bind=ether) tracks MAC address itself. The facked IP
is to allow firewalls to filter these packets.