Subject: Re: icmp patches
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-security
Date: 07/10/2005 07:29:08
In article <>,
Fernando Gont  <> wrote:
>At 12:32 a.m. 09/07/2005, Christos Zoulas wrote:
>>I ported the icmp patches from OpenBSD that fix the problems described in:
>>Please let me know what you think.
>I see he fixes are within ifdefs. What will be the default? i.e., the fixes 
>will be "on" by default, or not?
>I strongly recommend that the fix is on by default, unless you expect the 
>users to read a 20-page internet-draft just to make an informed decision 

Hi Fernando,

The changes are within ifdefs so that it is easy to turn them on and off
during testing. The ifdefs will go away once the code is committed.