Re: ipt_MARK/xt_MARK usage problem

From: Jan Engelhardt
Date: Tue Aug 22 2006 - 02:29:52 EST

>No, its a bug in the iptables userspace version you're using, which
>makes it report any error as "Unknown error 4294967295". The
>error itself is that you're using MARK in the filter table.
>> Works without problems. Am I missing something?
>> How do I get MARK back to work in -t filter -- possibly without hacking in
>> xt_MARK.c?
>You won't, its not supposed to work in the filter table.

This worked in 2.6.16, where the ipt_mark_reg_v1 strucutre in xt_MARK.c did
not have a .table limiter. (It also worked in practice, i.e. packets got
marked like they should.) I do not see why this was changed.

Jan Engelhardt
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