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Re: problem with recent match

On Fri, 10 Mar 2006 15:07:38 +0100
martin f krafft <madduck@debian.org> wrote:

> also sprach Adam James <ad@heliosphan.co.uk> [2006.03.10.1448 +0100]:
> > Sounds like you are experiencing the timer overflow bug in
> > ipt_recent. On 32bit machines with HZ at 1000 (the default in 2.6),
> > you'll hit the bug after ~25 days of uptime. This could explain why
> > you're only seeing this on some of your machines.
> Nice! I'll verify this one of these days. Can I forward your email
> to the netfilter list?

Feel free.

Perhaps you could ask them why the module is still being distributed
within the kernel tree, when submitted patches are rejected by the
maintainers because "it needs a complete rewrite"?

Adam James

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