Subject: Re: pr/22551: kernel diagnostic assertion to_ticks>=0 failed
To: None <>
From: Rui Paulo <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/06/2005 08:47:26
On 2005-04-06, Geoff Adams <> wrote:
> Is there any hope of getting this fix pulled up to the 2.0 branch? I  
> have applied the relevant part of the fix in sys/netinet/tcp_input.c  
> 1.213 to the 2.0 branch, and this fixes the problem for me. (Before  
> applying the fix, my mail server would panic every day or so. This  
> server talks, naturally, to hosts around the world. Mostly spammers,  
> of course. And some of those hosts triggered the bug. Since applying  
> the fix nearly two months ago, I have had no panics.)
> I've attached my patch against the 2.0 branch. I certainly imagine  
> this must affect more folks than just me. Otherwise, I'd be happy to  
> just keep going with my locally modified sources.
> - Geoff

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 Rui Paulo <>