In message <39518A0C.59CFBFDC@xxxxxxxxxx> Andrew Morton writes:
> Rusty Russell wrote:
> > There are a number of places in the network code where we drop packets
> > which people might be interested in knowing about (eg. my nat code,
> > CONFIG_IP_ROUTE_VERBOSE).
> Does this affect drivers? Incoming packes dropped due to OOM,
> outgoing due to error recovery.
No, only systematic (`interesting') *IP* packet drops, not random
ones. Trying to cover all packet drops was my original mistake, and
is fairly useless (turns out that `drop' is a vague definition: did we
`drop' a repeated TCP segment?).
I'm suggesting a trivial change here, not some giant packet