TCP window tracking has bad side effects

Ludwig Nussel ludwig.nussel at suse.de
Thu Dec 9 17:26:56 CET 2004


Jozsef Kadlecsik wrote:
> On Fri, 3 Dec 2004, Jozsef Kadlecsik wrote:
> 
> > On Wed, 1 Dec 2004, Ludwig Nussel wrote:
> >
> > > My description probably wasn't unambiguous. The client has the
> > > packetfilter, crashes and reboots.
> >
> > I see - that case was not handled in the code. Please try the patch below
> > and report the result.
> 
> Oh, I'm sorry that was an incomplete patch. This is the fixed code, please
> give it a try.

Seems to work. The client machine no longer drops the packet and
properly sends RST.

cu
Ludwig

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