[ovs-dev] [PATCH] tests: Add check for correct l3l4 conntrack frag reassembly

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Thu Oct 3 13:08:10 UTC 2019

On Thu, Oct 03, 2019 at 08:35:42AM -0700, Greg Rose wrote:
> Two commits recently fixed an issue with setting the corrrect l3 and l4
> flow information when conntrack reassembles packet fragments.
> c98f776 datapath: Clear the L4 portion of the key for "later" fragments
> 2609173 datapath: Properly set L4 keys on "later" IP fragments
> This test checks for regressions that might break this feature.  It
> counts on the fact that when the bug is present the udp src port
> will not be correct.  It will either be zero or else some other
> garbage value.  So the test feeds some fragments through for
> reassembly and then checks to make sure that the udp srce port
> is actually the correct value of 5001.
> Tested by reverting the above commits and observing that the test
> then fails.
> Signed-off-by: Greg Rose <gvrose8192 at gmail.com>

This patch doesn't apply, with:

    error: corrupt patch at line 43

I think that it's probably because this has very long lines.  Email
doesn't do well with lines over about 1000 bytes long.  I know of two
ways to avoid the problem: use pull requests instead of email, or
shorten the lines, e.g. by splicing with \ or dnl.  The latter might be
a little better because it means that patches that later update or
correct the tests will pass through email OK.

Will you try one of these?



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