Subject: Re: Updating libpcap - (Was: problam with PCAP, I think it has a bug)
To: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 09/02/2000 10:52:51
>> I WAs porting my sniff application from the FreeBSD ports collection to
>> NetBSD it is something fast and automatic, the systems are similar.
>> So I just created a new sniff version 2.0 just for NetBSD.
>> It also work on FreeBSD and Solaris but I will publish it on NetBSD for
>> The problem is with a libpcap internal routine which I think on NetBSD it
>> is buggy.
>> I use in the pcap_compile function the optimization optoin set to 1.
>> IT crashes. It works only if I put the optimization option set to 0.
could you send me
- how to crash it (a certain argument to libpcap functions, i bet).
please make the sequence repeatable every time.
- stack trace
please send-pr it to NetBSD PR database.