From: Stephen Moorby <steve.moorby@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2013 16:26:53 +0100
The lapbether driver binds to the first ethernet device that comes up.I rejected this patch last night, stating that module parameters are
This causes problems in hardware with multiple ethernet interfaces,
potentially resulting in the LAPB traffic on the wrong interface.
Have added a module parameter 'eth_dev' to specify the ethernet
interface over which lapbether should operate. The module behaves
as before if no device is specified.
Patch created on linux-next 18-Jun-2013.
Tested on 2.6.32-45-generic.
Signed-off-by: Stephen Moorby <steve.moorby@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
deeply discouraged and therefore you need to create a runtime mechanism
to control this.