Re: 2.6.12: connection tracking broken?

From: David S. Miller
Date: Tue Jun 21 2005 - 17:49:12 EST

From: Chris Wright <chrisw@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: 2.6.12: connection tracking broken?
Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2005 14:23:17 -0700

> * Bart De Schuymer (bdschuym@xxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> > Op di, 21-06-2005 te 17:16 +0200, schreef Patrick McHardy:
> > > I unfortunately don't see a way to remove it, but we should keep
> > > thinking about it. Can you please check if the attached patch is
> > > correct? It should exclude all packets handled by bridge-netfilter
> > > from having their conntrack reference dropped. I didn't add nf_reset()'s
> > > to the bridging code because with tc actions the packets can end up
> > > anywhere else anyway, and this will hopefully get fixed right sometime.
> >
> > Looks good.
> Is this one good for -stable?

We will push it to stable@xxxxxxxxxx if we deem it should.

I do review the stream going into 2.6.x, and decide if it
should be bound for -stable as well, so you never need to
inquire about this specifically.
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