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Re: reopening ECN bugreport/netbase

* Tomas Pospisek 

| ) then it's the kernel-image package that needs to make sure it's runing
| in a sane environment. So *please* can we add something like:
| 	if ! grep /proc/sys/net/ipv4/tcp_ecn /etc/sysctl.conf >/dev/null;
| 		then echo sys/net/ipv4/tcp_ecn=0 >> /etc/sysctl.conf
| 	fi
| to the kernel-image-2.4.x postinst.

This is not allowed.  /etc/sysctl.conf is a conffile and a package
must not modify other packages' conffiles.

And the reason why this breaks with Zyxel routers is that the routers
are broken.  Reassign the bugs against zyxel or something. ;)


Tollef Fog Heen
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