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From: Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de>
To: David Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Cc: randy.dunlap@oracle.com, akpm@osdl.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, netfilter@lists.netfilter.org,
	netdev@vger.kernel.org, kaber@trash.net
Subject: Re: [2.6 patch] NF_CONNTRACK_H323 must depend on (IPV6 || IPV6=n)
Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2007 01:21:08 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20070129002108.GC6017@stusta.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20070128.160442.48527586.davem@davemloft.net>

On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 04:04:42PM -0800, David Miller wrote:
> From: Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de>
> Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2007 01:00:11 +0100
> 
> > On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 03:53:48PM -0800, David Miller wrote:
> > > Adrian is this the correct way to constrain the selection between
> > > "n" and "m" in this kind of situation?  I thought doing something
> > > like "depends on IPV6" is sufficient to achieve that?
> > 
> > "depends on IPV6" would fix the bug - but it would also make 
> > NF_CONNTRACK_H323 unavailable for all people without IPV6 support in 
> > their kernel.
> 
> Yes, that is an issue.
> 
> I guess with some slightly ugly ifdefs we could support the
> whole matrix of possibilities.  But perhaps that's undesirable
> for another reason.
>...

This depends on what NF_CONNTRACK_H323=y, IPV6=m is supposed to be:
- not allowed (NF_CONNTRACK_H323 must be modular) or
- NF_CONNTRACK_H323 can only be used for IPV4

My patch implements the first case.

cu
Adrian

-- 

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        of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
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  reply	other threads:[~2007-01-29  0:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 50+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-28  7:49 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Andrew Morton
2007-01-28 10:08 ` Unable to select IPV6 [Was: 2.6.20-rc6-mm1] Jiri Slaby
2007-01-28 16:19   ` [-mm patch] fix GFS2 circular dependency Adrian Bunk
2007-01-29  1:55     ` Randy Dunlap
2007-01-29  9:12     ` Steven Whitehouse
2007-01-28 10:25 ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Jiri Slaby
2007-01-30  7:27   ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Andrew Morton
2007-01-30 19:30     ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Andrew Morton
2007-01-30 20:10       ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Jiri Slaby
2007-01-30 20:22       ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Pierre Ossman
2007-01-30 20:50       ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Anton Altaparmakov
2007-01-28 11:01 ` elevator oops [Was: 2.6.20-rc6-mm1] Jiri Slaby
2007-01-28 17:41   ` Jiri Slaby
2007-02-05 11:54   ` Jens Axboe
2007-01-28 14:59 ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1: linker error with arch_setup_additional_pages thunder7
2007-01-28 16:56 ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Martin J. Bligh
2007-01-28 23:01   ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Andrew Morton
2007-01-28 23:23     ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Martin J. Bligh
2007-01-28 23:38       ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Andrew Morton
2007-01-30  2:42     ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Suparna Bhattacharya
2007-01-30  2:42       ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Andrew Morton
2007-01-30  3:26         ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Martin Bligh
2007-01-28 17:02 ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Martin J. Bligh
2007-01-28 17:04 ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Martin J. Bligh
2007-01-28 19:04 ` [-mm patch] fix CONFIG_SATA_SIS=y compile error Adrian Bunk
2007-01-28 19:41 ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 (build) Randy Dunlap
2007-01-28 22:21   ` [2.6 patch] NF_CONNTRACK_H323 must depend on (IPV6 || IPV6=n) Adrian Bunk
2007-01-28 23:53     ` David Miller
2007-01-29  0:00       ` Adrian Bunk
2007-01-29  0:04         ` David Miller
2007-01-29  0:21           ` Adrian Bunk [this message]
2007-01-29  1:22             ` Randy Dunlap
2007-01-30 17:13             ` Patrick McHardy
2007-01-28 22:31 ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Michal Piotrowski
2007-01-28 23:10   ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Andrew Morton
2007-01-29  5:17   ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Herbert Xu
2007-01-29  5:29     ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Herbert Xu
2007-01-29  6:43       ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Andrew Morton
2007-01-29  7:21         ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Herbert Xu
2007-01-29  8:35           ` 2.6.20-rc6-mm1 Ingo Molnar
2007-01-29  2:50 ` [PATCH -mm] fix DocBook build Don Mullis
2007-01-30  1:11 ` [-mm patch] vmi: cleanups Adrian Bunk
2007-01-30  4:56   ` Zachary Amsden
2007-01-30  1:11 ` [-mm patch] cx88-video.c: remove struct radionorms Adrian Bunk
2007-01-30  1:11 ` [RFC: -mm patch] CONFIG_INPUT_DEBUG improvements Adrian Bunk
2007-01-30 15:07   ` Jiri Kosina
2007-01-30 15:13     ` Adrian Bunk
2007-01-30  1:11 ` [-mm patch] drivers/char/pcmcia/ipwireless_cs_*: possible cleanups Adrian Bunk
2007-01-30  1:12 ` [RFC: -mm patch] #if 0 v4l_printk_ioctl_arg() Adrian Bunk
2007-02-06 22:12 ` [-mm patch] fs/proc/: make code static Adrian Bunk

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