Re: 1.3.8 broken appletalk network code

Alan Cox (
Wed, 12 Jul 1995 10:00:49 +0100 (BST)

> It seems that the Appletalk code under Linux 1.3.8 is still broken.
> Running an strace on atalkd (part of the netatalk package), I get:
> socket(PF_???, DGRAM, 0) = 9
> ioctl(9, SIOCSIFADDR,
> <blank inserted for readability>
> Kernel panic: skput:over: 001ca4e8:50

I'm slowly working through the fallout with IP, AX25, NetROM, IPX, Appletalk
as the priority order. Fixes of course are taken in the order they appear.
I've just sent linus another batch of fixes. Lots of small things like
snmp ip fragment counting and some big stuff is still broken.