[Xorp-hackers] Fix for PIM task list hang
bms at incunabulum.net
Thu Jul 2 03:35:39 PDT 2009
It sounds like you've found a real bug here.
Have you managed to get any feedback from Pavlin on this patch? He
probably knows the PIM-SM code better than anyone else.
Ben Greear wrote:
> On some error conditions related to interface removal, the PIM
> callbacks would
> not handle the next task, and so nothing would ever look at the task
> again, effectively hanging the multicast routing daemon.
Unfortunately this can't go in until the community branch re-opens, the
commented-out XLOG macros probably need to get reintroduced as warnings
just to be conservative (and tidy).
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