unconfirmed connections not expiring?

Harald Welte laforge@gnumonks.org
Sat, 20 Oct 2001 17:46:30 +0200

On Wed, Oct 17, 2001 at 05:29:08PM -0700, Brian Kuschak wrote:
> I noticed I have alot of UNCONFIRMED connections that aren't being expired.
> Is this a old bug that was fixed?  I'm still running a fairly old kernel
> (2.4.3).  If I watch /proc/slabinfo, the ip_conntrack entry keeps growing.

I strongly recommend trying a later (>= 2.4.5) with all pending-patches
from patch-o-matic.  There have been some quite significant changes to the
conntrack core at about 2.4.4 time.

> Thanks,
> Brian

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