[linux] ip over fwire, usb 2

Evan Martin martine at cs.washington.edu
Fri May 23 14:09:13 PDT 2003


On Fri, May 23, 2003 at 11:36:31AM -0700, Jeremiah Jester wrote:

> I'm wondering if anyone here has successfully tried networking linux over ip

> using firewire or usb 2.0. Ive heard about this being done in software in

> win xp but have only heard about semi-working implementations of it in

> Linux. Anybody have a success story?


I did IP over USB 1.0 between my iMac and an iPAQ. I don't know how
different USB 2.0 would be, but it seems like it should be similar.
As I recall, it was rather painless. I just had to stick in some kernel
modules...

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