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Date:      Tue, 17 Aug 2004 14:23:01 -0700
From:      Luigi Rizzo <>
To:        Patrick Tracanelli <>
Cc:        Dario Basso Cardoso <>
Subject:   Re: FWD under bridged enviroment...
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In-Reply-To: <>; from on Tue, Aug 17, 2004 at 06:07:25PM -0300
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On Tue, Aug 17, 2004 at 06:07:25PM -0300, Patrick Tracanelli wrote:
> Btw, (maybe Rizzo can comment) what's the reason it has not been 
> commited when the patch was posted? :) It's a feature that is usually 

as probably Kelly pointed out,
my patch had a locking bug -- bridging works at
splimp(), and FWD plays with data structures that are only
protected by splnet(), i.e. a layer2-fwd packet might interrupt
a section of code running at splnet() and modify the
data structures.

Kelly's solution was to go through the ipintrq.


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