Re: Fragment flooding in 2.4.x/2.5.x

From: Trond Myklebust (
Date: Mon Aug 05 2002 - 08:43:51 EST

>>>>> " " == David S Miller <> writes:

> Trond does this patch fix your problem? It is exactly how
> Alexey described the fix and it should work.

That looks good. In the 2.5.x kernel I've already worked around this
bug by increasing the socket buffer size. However the problem isn't
just limited to NFS.

Concerning the 2.4.x kernel: it would be very nice if this fix made it
into 2.4.19, as the bug has already been known to crash a few

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