Salut and Suspend/Resume issues

Frank Ch. Eigler fche at
Wed Feb 20 09:20:03 EST 2008

John Gilmore <gnu at> writes:

> [...]
> Many things are likely to work, if update.1 turns on "wake on
> multicast" using the command "ethtool -s eth0 wol um", AND THE MESH IS
>   *  The laptop will suspend much of the time.
>   *  If someone sends it a multicast, that it is listening for, it will
>      wake up and respond to the traffic (possibly dropping one packet).
>   *  Random multicast traffic that the laptop isn't listening for will
>      NOT wake it up.

Can you explain how is this not mooted by considering mDNS, which XO's
all run and listen for?

- FChE

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