Re: Re: packet lengths


Geof Cooper (imagen!geof@decwrl.dec.com)
Fri, 22 Apr 88 10:49:25 pdt


> Your statement that the Ethernet (IEEE 802.3 as well?) requires packets to
> be in integral number of 16-bit words long is incorrect.

On reference to the original Ethernet 1 spec, I stand corrected. The packet
length is an integral number of octets. I must have been thinking of the
3MB experimental ethernet, as you say.

- Geof



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