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Re: INVALID packets in OUTPUT chain

On Wed, Aug 08, 2007 at 08:18:00PM +0100, Marcin Owsiany wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 08, 2007 at 08:15:22PM +0200, Wojciech Ziniewicz wrote:
> > So I would look on broken winxp clients.
> > U should test it from linux or vista machine.
> I am really not bothered about INVALID packets coming in from the
> outside. What I am wondering about is why the kernel itself generates
> INVALID packets?

Just to let you know, I added some logging to the INPUT chain as well,
and it seems that indeed some INVALID packets on input can cause INVALID
or even NEW packets on output. I guess it's just an incarnation of the
old garbage-in--garbage-out rule..

Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>             http://marcin.owsiany.pl/
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