Re: stable kernel, when?

Alan Cox (
Tue, 28 Jan 1997 18:58:11 +0000 (GMT)

> your firewall code which works as you say. The problem I've mentioned
> seem to be related to the packet logging feature (CONFIG_IP_FIREWALL_VERBOSE)
> of the firewall. When I flood ping an address for which packets will
> be logged via syslog the machine crashes. And you won't call the
> packet logging via printk & syslog hyper optimized, don't you?

Its quite fast (or would be) but syslog writes to the log synchronously.
Its one of those things 2.1.x has fixed 8)