Subject: Re: receiving ICMP6_ECHO_REQUEST causes panic
To: Tatoku Ogaito <>
From: David Young <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/05/2006 10:23:48
On Tue, Sep 05, 2006 at 04:01:20PM +0900, Tatoku Ogaito wrote:
> Hi.
> A kernel compiled with sys/netinet6/icmp6.c 1.120 causes panic
> when receiving an ICMP6_ECHO_REQUEST packet.
> The panic message is
> panic: m_copydata: m == NULL, len "VERY LARGE NUMBER"

I am not sure how I missed that, since I have been running that
patch for ever.  The fix is fairly simple.  I will check it in
a little later today.


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