[quagga-dev 1389] Re: Bounty for netlink/zebra desync problem
paul at clubi.ie
Wed Aug 11 04:19:51 BST 2004
On Thu, 5 Aug 2004 alex at pilosoft.com wrote:
> To help expedite this, I'll put 250$ bounty on the fix.
> Fix should include:
> * automatic detection that message was lost and resynchronizing
Ie, when ENOBUFS errno is encounter in
> * a way to initiate resync manually, whether by signal or command-line
This shouldnt be neccessary, if netlink can resync when needed.
> This should be for *both* routing messages and interface IP address
Note that Hasso has a patch:
with which one can mitigate the problem by specifying a bigger
receive buffer for the netlink socket on the zebra command line.
Indeed, with a big enough receive buffer, the need for troublesome
Paul Jakma paul at clubi.ie paul at jakma.org Key ID: 64A2FF6A
Reisner's Rule of Conceptual Inertia:
If you think big enough, you'll never have to do it.
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