Re: Quick NetBEUI question

Alan Cox (
Wed, 29 Jul 1998 11:43:34 +0100 (BST)

> > Unfortunately you are talking complete crap at this point. And anyone
> > who suspects otherwise should stick their windows boxes in netbeui only
> > mode and use tcpdump
> You have such a nice way of explaining things, Alan.

So why have you sent me a dump of a broken tcp packet, not netbeui

> ETHER: Destination = ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff, (broadcast)
> IP: Protocol = 6 (TCP)

Thats just a corrupt packet. Its not TCP/IP. That or snoop can't handle
the packets you are seeing.

NetBEUI frames are 802.2LLC, I've sat and watched them, to an extent I've
joined in with name resolutions with netbeui equipment.


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