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Date:	Sun, 10 May 2015 19:53:10 -0400 (EDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] Revert "ipv6: Allow for partial checksums on
 non-ufo packets"

From: Eric Dumazet <>
Date: Fri, 08 May 2015 15:22:45 -0700

> From: Eric Dumazet <>
> Wolfgang Walter reported crashes using traceroute6, root caused to this
> commit.
> UDP packets can be sent from RAW sockets.
> Note that the faulty commit addressed a non problem, as normal
> UDP v6 packets use udp_v6_send_skb() which correctly setup
> CHECKSUM_PARTIAL properly if device has the correct feature.
> It seems not worth trying to 'fix' the raw path.
> Fixes: 32dce968dd98 ("ipv6: Allow for partial checksums on non-ufo packets")
> Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <>
> Reported-by: Wolfgang Walter <>

Vlad, please review this.

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