Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 18:43:26 +0530 (IST) From: P J P <ppandit@...hat.com> To: George Kargiotakis <kargig@...d.gr> cc: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Linux kernel handling of IPv6 temporary addresses +-- On Thu, 17 Jan 2013, George Kargiotakis wrote --+ | Extensions as far as I know. On your RHEL it's '0' and that's why you | weren't seeing any 'ipv6_create_tempaddr' as previously mentioned on your | emails. If you change this value to '2' you'll also see those kernel | messages. Yep, worked! I manged to reproduce the log messages. So the patch earlier does seem to fix this issue, doesn't it? It avoids retry once reaching the max_addresses limit. For the dynamic tentative settings of the interface, I think another patch would be required. Thanks so much! -- Prasad J Pandit / Red Hat Security Response Team DB7A 84C5 D3F9 7CD1 B5EB C939 D048 7860 3655 602B
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