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Token Ring IPX routing in Linux
This maybe a newbie type question but I cant find any relevent
Q. Is it possible to route the IPX that Win95 uses through a linux router
running ipxd (ver 7.0) -is a uptodate different version available?
the ethernet side uses the 802.3 frame type and it appears with its
address when I do an ifconfig
eth0 Link encap:10Mbps Ethernet HWaddr 00:A0:C9:1C:28:CE
inet addr:126.96.36.199 Bcast:188.8.131.52 Mask:255.255.0.0
IPX/Ethernet 802.3 addr:00000002:00A0C81C28CE
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
Q. The tr0 side I start with the 802.2tr frame type. Is this correct ?
because no IPX stuff appears in ifconfig for the tr0 device.
And how do I manually enter the routes using ipx_route at the moment they
Network Router_Net Router_Node
00000001 00000002 08005A837210
00000002 Directly Connected
Q. I have no idea what they are supposed to look like. Is there sample
examples out there?
Q. Finally will this ipxd run happily along side gated?
These may all be in an FAQ somewhere if it is please send it on.
Thanks in advance
PS. And yes I have RTFM and the Linux Token Ring mini-howto, IPX howto and
the comp.dcom.lans.token-ring FAQ