Quote:> Looking for something not too tricky that's a sample of how
> to do this on Solaris. I'd like to eventually port or
> recreate etherwake to run on Solaris, to be able to send
> Wake-on-LAN packets to (presumably non-Solaris) systems.
To do something like this you'll probably need to use DLPI.
DLPI is standard accross most Unix, with a few variations accross each
unfortunately and somes (Unixware) allow only one DLPI provider only (the
Hopefully Solaris was one of the easier implementation of DLPI to work
Under Solaris you need to open the device directly to use DLPI (/dev/eri,
You can find the complete list of interfaces with the SIOCGIFCONF ioctl().
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