On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 09:48:28AM -0700, Kevin Oberman wrote: > > From: Robert Jesacher <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > > Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2008 16:39:31 +0100 > > Sender: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > > > Hi Daniel, > > > > you find mostl of you questions answered in "man netstat" (the > > relevant passage is posted below) > > The missing part is the expiry, which IMHO are the seconds, the ARP > > entry is valid (after this time a new arp request would be issued) > > > > I hope this is the information you needed. >
Isn't everything?! > It makes following a thread really hard. It's all (mostly) Microsoft's fault! > > Why? > > > I wish people would stop top-posting! > > The Expire entry is the result of FreeBSD's unfortunate co-mingling > network layer routing information with layer 2 ARP information. The only > entries with "Expire" values are actually ARP entries. (Note the MAC > address os "Gateway".) > > Expire is in seconds remaining until the entry expires and is no longer > used. > -- > R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer > Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) > Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) > E-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +1 510 486-8634 > Key fingerprint:059B 2DDF 031C 9BA3 14A4 EADA 927D EBB3 987B 3751 _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"