[openib-general] IB Address Translation service
tduffy at sun.com
Fri Mar 4 18:30:48 PST 2005
On Fri, 2005-03-04 at 16:06 -0500, Talpey, Thomas wrote:
> At 02:58 PM 3/4/2005, Tom Duffy wrote:
> >In any event, I think being able to plop an IB network in an Ethernet
> >world will require things like RARP to work. If there is no spec now,
> >it should be written.
> I can't remember the last time I saw a machine RARP. Well, maybe I do
> but it was like 1980-something. Since DHCP, I don't think there's a
> reason for hosts to do it.
I guess Sun is stuck in the 80's -- big hair and new age music. All the
sparc openboot systems rarp/bootp to network start.
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