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Date:	Mon, 12 May 2014 20:54:17 +0200
From:	Lukas Tribus <luky-37@...mail.com>
To:	David Newall <davidn@...idnewall.com>,
	Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@...il.com>,
	Bandan Das <bandan.das@...atus.com>
CC:	Netdev <netdev@...r.kernel.org>, "fw@...len.de" <fw@...len.de>
Subject: RE: Bad checksum on bridge with IP options

> I've got a patch which fixes the faulty checksums, and now ping works
> with RR or TS set. I'm not quite sure, though, that it fixes the right
> thing. I wonder if the problem is less that the checksum becomes wrong,
> and more that the route and timestamps ought not to be changed by the
> bridge interface.

Looks like your testcase:
- works in 2.6.36 and older
- crashes starting with 2.6.37 (-rc1), likely due to Bandan's commit 462fb2af9788a82 (bridge : Sanitize skb before it enters the IP stack) [1]
- crash fix is in 2.6.38.4, likely due to Eric's commit f8e9881c2aef1e9 (bridge: reset IPCB in br_parse_ip_options) [2]
- doesn't work post-crashfix



[1] http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=462fb2af9788a82a534f8184abfde31574e1cfa0
[2] http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=f8e9881c2aef1e982e5abc25c046820cd0b7cf64
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