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Re: 2.6.10 dst cache overflow

To: Robert Olsson <Robert.Olsson@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: 2.6.10 dst cache overflow
From: "J. Simonetti" <jeroens@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2005 15:42:26 +0100
Cc: David Coulson <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <16915.22671.276946.919243@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Organization: Netland Internet Services
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On Wed, 2005-02-16 at 15:28, Robert Olsson wrote:
> Hello!
> 
> Very recently here on netdev "Memory leak in 2.6.11-rc1" was discussed 
> this resulted in:
>  
> > ===== net/ipv4/ip_output.c 1.74 vs edited =====
> > --- 1.74/net/ipv4/ip_output.c       2005-01-25 01:40:10 +01:00
> > +++ edited/net/ipv4/ip_output.c     2005-01-30 18:54:43 +01:00
> > @@ -389,6 +389,7 @@
> >     to->priority = from->priority;
> >     to->protocol = from->protocol;
> >     to->security = from->security;
> > +   dst_release(to->dst);
> >     to->dst = dst_clone(from->dst);
> >     to->dev = from->dev;  
> 
> and a similar patch for ipv6. Should be a start.

After reading the thread and doing some research of my own it looks like
that is what I'm suffering from. I will try the patch to see if it
helps.
Thank you for the help.

Jeroen Simonetti
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