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Re: Linux kernel handling of IPv6 temporary addresses
From: P J P <ppandit () redhat com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 18:43:26 +0530 (IST)
+-- On Thu, 17 Jan 2013, George Kargiotakis wrote --+
| Extensions as far as I know. On your RHEL it's '0' and that's why you
| weren't seeing any 'ipv6_create_tempaddr' as previously mentioned on your
| emails. If you change this value to '2' you'll also see those kernel
Yep, worked! I manged to reproduce the log messages. So the patch earlier
does seem to fix this issue, doesn't it? It avoids retry once reaching the
For the dynamic tentative settings of the interface, I think another patch
would be required.
Thanks so much!
Prasad J Pandit / Red Hat Security Response Team
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Re: Linux kernel handling of IPv6 temporary addresses Kurt Seifried (Feb 22)