massive packet losses|
Juergen Haas <haasj,AT,cf,DOT,ac,DOT,uk>|
Wed, 10 Jan 2001 21:00:34 +0100|
recently I wanted to setup cipe to run on a RH 2.2.17 and on the other
a debian 2.2.18pre20.
During the later 2.2.17 kernels, when compiling the kernel there is a
compiler check in the beginning of compilation. if gcc2.9x is default
gcc-2.72 is on detected 2.72 will be compiling the kernel.
It is therefore crucial to force compilation of all kernel modules,
are done after compiling the kernel and the kernel-modules which are
shipped with it, to use the same compiler as the kernel was compiled
( in this case 2.72).
OTHERWISE module will fit into kernel but most probably will not run
correct(in my case packet loss was greater 80%).
So make sure kernel and any of its modules are compiled with the same
version of compiler if you experience problems.
BTW Now everything works fine I route selected subnets through the
tunnel no problems...
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