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Summary of Changes Required to Port a Protocol or Filter Driver to NDIS 6.30

Last Updated: 9/2/2016

To update an NDIS 6.x protocol or filter driver to support NDIS 6.30, you must modify it as outlined in the following sections.

Build Environment

  • Replace the preprocessor definition NDIS60 or NDIS61 or NDIS620, if present, with NDIS630.
  • Update the major and minor NDIS version number in the NDIS_Xxx_DRIVER_CHARACTERISTICS structure as described in Implementing an NDIS 6.30 Driver.

General Porting Requirements for Protocol Drivers

A protocol driver should always complete NetEventSetPower without waiting for packets. For more information, see:

For more information about NDIS 6.30 features, see Introduction to NDIS 6.30.

General Porting Requirements for Filter Drivers

A filter driver should always complete NetEventSetPower without waiting for packets. For more information, see:

For more information about NDIS 6.30 features, see Introduction to NDIS 6.30.

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