Re: ICMP's & IP src addrs


John Romkey (acornrc!asylum!romkey@decwrl.dec.com)
12 Sep 88 07:35:26 GMT


In article <23634@hi.unm.edu> cyrus@hi.unm.edu (Tait Cyrus) writes:
> "Should the src field in the returning IP header be the same
> address that was in the dst field in the outgoing (requesting)
> IP packet or should the src field be the IP address of the
> responding machine?"

I believe that is should definitely the IP address of the network
interface that the responding machine sends the datagram through.

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