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Date:	Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:21:09 -0700
From:	Linus Torvalds <>
To:	Eric Dumazet <>
Cc:	David Miller <>,
	netdev <>,
	Jeffrey Knockel <>,
	"Jedidiah R. Crandall" <>,
	Willy Tarreau <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] ip: make IP identifiers less predictable

On Thu, Jul 24, 2014 at 1:07 AM, Eric Dumazet <> wrote:
> This patch adds a random amount of perturbation so that IP identifiers
> for a given destination [1] are no longer monotonically increasing after
> an idle period.

This certainly looks good to me. It would be good to have actual
testing by Jeffrey &al, but this seems simple and complete.

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