Subject: Re: Odd crashes in tcp_output (2.0ish)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 01/27/2005 13:26:28
> + /*
> + * Calculate the RTT from the returned time stamp and the
> + * connection's time base. If the time stamp is later than
> + * the current time, fall back to non-1323 RTT calculation.
> + */
> + now = TCP_TIMESTAMP(tp);
> + if (SEQ_GT(now, opti.ts_ecr))
> + opti.ts_ecr = now - opti.ts_ecr + 1;
> + else
> + opti.ts_ecr = 0;
- i don't think that it makes much sense because it still allows
unsafe rtt values. it's better to be more strict here.
eg. (now - ts_ecr) < (1 day)
- SEQ_GT is for tcp_seq, not for timestamps.
i think it's better to assert (tvmin <= tvmax) in TCPT_RANGESET.