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Date:	Mon, 23 Jun 2008 12:40:35 +0200
From:	Patrick McHardy <>
To:	Alexey Dobriyan <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 10/25] netns ct: fix ip_route_me_harder() for REEJCT,
 NAT	et al

Alexey Dobriyan wrote:
> ip_route_me_harder() is called on output codepaths:
> 1) IPVS: honestly, not sure, it can be called during forwarding
> 2) IPv4 REJECT: refreshing comment re skb->dst is valid
> 	and assigment of skb->dst right before call :^)
> 3) NAT: called in LOCAL_OUT hook
> 4) iptable_mangle: LOCAL_OUT hook
> 5) nf_ip_reroute(): LOCAL_OUT hook (no clue about queueing packets to luserspace)

skb->dst->dev seems OK in all these cases.

> P.S.: IPv6 version is also called by mangling code on input, what's the story
>       behind this discrepancy?

That looks wrong, I think the reason for this bug is that
IPv6 originally didn't support routing rules, so the call
was #ifdef 0'ed, then enabled without checking the hooks.
I'll queue up a fix.

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