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Re: Multiple interfaces

Ken Yap writes:
| >Before I go and try it, can anyone tell me what will happen if I use
| >Etherboot on a system with multiple identical PCI network interfaces?
| >
| >I am hoping that it will send out the BOOTP requests on all interfaces
| >and listen to responses on all, then go with the interface that it
| >receives a reply on.
| >
| >Alternatively, can I deterministically expect that it will always use
| >a particular interface (eg. the first one it sees on the PCI bus - is
| >this deterministic anyway?)
| I think it will pick the first PCI network device it can drive and use
| that. It definitely does not use multiple interfaces.

Yep that is what it does.  I looks for the first PCI device it matches and
then uses it.

Doug A.
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