[Xorp-hackers] Fix for PIM task list hang
greearb at candelatech.com
Thu Jul 2 08:06:55 PDT 2009
Bruce Simpson wrote:
> 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).
I've received no other feedback. When the community branch opens,
I'll make a push to clean up my patch set and
try to get this and others accepted upstream if the maintainers are willing.
Ben Greear <greearb at candelatech.com>
Candela Technologies Inc http://www.candelatech.com
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