Re: [BPQ32] feature requests
- I wonder if this has anything to do with the FlexNet folks sticking with
DOS and Windows, some years back. A Linux version was often requested,
and once considered, but in the end no Linux version was ever offered.
73 DE Charles, N5PVL
On 12/26/2012 4:36 PM, PE1RDW wrote:
> Ah yes, almost forgot about that litle restriction.
> It comes from a limitation in the tcp/ip stack, every interface needs to
> have it's own mac adress and for ax25 this is the interface call.
> Luckely applications can still assign their own calls so you can work
> around it but it remains a kludge.
> And it is always better for portability to have your own stack so you
> don't need to maintain different code for linux and windows.
> And it is very easy under linux to tunnel other ax25 stacks trough the
> kernel ax25 stack with net2kiss so people can still use it if they want.