From: Peter Phaal (firstname.lastname@example.org)
> In the flow_sample, we've got:
> interface input; /* Interface packet was
> received on. */
> interface output; /* Interface packet was sent on. */
> And the "interface" typedef defines formats for these values,
> including the
> discard reason codes. Previously, the discard codes were
> only present in
> the output field. I think we need to define their
> applicability to these
> two fields. Perhaps we should we indicate that while the
> "single interface"
> values may appear in either field, the discard codes and the multiple
> interface codes should only be used in the output field?
I agree. I've added the following note to the SFLOW-DATAGRAM document:
Note: Formats 1 & 2 apply only to an output interface and
never to an input interface. A packet is always
received on a single (possibly unknown) interface.
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