cvs commit: src/sys/netinet tcp_syncache.c

Maxim Konovalov maxim at
Thu Jan 24 03:58:57 PST 2008

> > I'm not generally opposed to security improvements that only affect edge
> > cases... but being unable to connect is not an edge case!
> Fully agreed.  I'll reopen the PR and follow up with the originator
> to do some further analysis.  All operating system he cites that were
> unable to connect correctly send timestamps and do not stop after
> the SYN phase.  So there must be something else at play here.  Have
> you received or heart of any *other* reports that may be related to
> the timestamp check?
I saw this with my adsl router.  Happy to test patches.

Maxim Konovalov

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