Re: ping fails under 2.1.39 - sorry for noise

Pavel Machek (
Wed, 21 May 1997 21:59:48 +0200

> Hi!
> This may or may not be serious, but ping fails under 2.1.39:
> $ping atrey
> setsockopt: SO_RCVBUF: invalid argument
> Hmm, strange, it works when I login as root, but does not
> work when I'm logged as pavel (even if it is setuid).

Sorry for noise. I actually had two versions of ping on my system. One
(in /bin/pingg) stopped working with newer kernel, the other (in
/sbin/ping) worked ok...

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