[ovs-dev] [PATCH] datapath: Fix checksum calculation when modifying ICMPv6 packets.

Jesse Gross jesse at nicira.com
Fri Aug 29 16:30:17 UTC 2014


On Fri, Aug 15, 2014 at 11:18 AM, Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com> wrote:
> The checksum of ICMPv6 packets uses the IP pseudoheader as part of
> the calculation, unlike ICMP in IPv4. This was not implemented,
> which means that modifying the IP addresses of an ICMPv6 packet
> would cause the checksum to no longer be correct as the psuedoheader
> did not match.
>
> Reported-by: Neal Shrader <icosahedral at gmail.com>
> Signed-off-by: Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com>

This one is still waiting for a review.



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