why is ether_aton not implemented?

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why is ether_aton not implemented?

Lambrecht Jürgen

I need the function 'ether_aton'. The declaration is in <net/ethernet.h>
(or ecos/packages/net/bsd_tcpip/current/include/net/ethernet.h).
But there is no implementation in the eCos sources, why?

If the answer is "because nobody ever ported it from freeBSD", then
maybe better remove the declaration?

However, in ecos/packages/net/common/current/tests/bridge.c I do find an


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