cvs commit: src/sys/netinet ip_icmp.c src/share/man/man4 icmp.4
oberman at es.net
Mon Aug 22 16:10:06 GMT 2005
> From: Andre Oppermann <andre at FreeBSD.org>
> Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2005 12:29:39 +0000 (UTC)
> Sender: owner-cvs-all at freebsd.org
> andre 2005-08-21 12:29:39 UTC
> FreeBSD src repository
> Modified files:
> sys/netinet ip_icmp.c
> share/man/man4 icmp.4
> Add an option to have ICMP replies to non-local packets generated with
> the IP address the packet came through in. This is useful for routers
> to show in traceroutes the actual path a packet has taken instead of
> the possibly different return path.
> The new sysctl is named net.inet.icmp.reply_from_interface and defaults
> to off.
Thank you! This has annoyed me for a long time, but never enough to
actually do anything about it.
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
E-mail: oberman at es.net Phone: +1 510 486-8634
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