Re: [PATCH] arp: allow arp processing to honor per interface arp_accept sysctl

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

From: Neil Horman <nhorman@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2012 11:25:58 -0400

> I found recently that the arp_process function which handles all of our received
> arp frames, is using IPV4_DEVCONF_ALL macro to check the state of the arp_process
> flag.  This seems wrong, as it implies that either none or all of the network
> interfaces accept gratuitous arps.  This patch corrects that, allowing
> per-interface arp_accept configuration to deviate from the all setting.  Note
> this also brings us into line with the way the arp_filter setting is handled
> during arp_process execution.
> 
> Tested this myself on my home network, and confirmed it works as expected.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Neil Horman <nhorman@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Applied to net-next, thanks Neil.
--
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe netdev" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at  http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html


[Linux Kernel Discussion]     [Ethernet Bridging]     [Linux Wireless Networking]     [Linux Bluetooth Networking]     [Linux Networking Users]     [VLAN]     [Git]     [IETF Annouce]     [Linux Assembly]     [Security]     [Bugtraq]     [Photo]     [Singles Social Networking]     [Yosemite Information]     [MIPS Linux]     [ARM Linux Kernel]     [ARM Linux]     [Linux Virtualization]     [Linux Security]     [Linux IDE]     [Linux RAID]     [Linux SCSI]     [Free Dating]

Add to Google Powered by Linux