[LAD] FOSS Ethernet Soundcard

Michael Chapman chapman at mchapman.com
Wed Nov 25 07:33:05 UTC 2009

On Wednesday 25 November 2009 9:22 am, Adrian Knoth wrote:
> I'm happy to go away and not bother you with the progress network
> programming made during the last 10 years.

The devil is in "programming" . . . networking is still stuck in the last 
Century. There are clear political reasons for that, but here is not the 
place . . .

Yes, if code can cover both 4 and 6 that is great. Code should do that 
wherever possible, of course.

But 6 has (thus far) failed . . . in terms of take up. Expecting users to 
grapple with 6 for intramural networking when they are familiar with 4 for 
extramural is an ?unnecessary burden. (Code, see above, is obviously another 


More information about the Linux-audio-dev mailing list