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Bug 245369

Summary: =sys-kernel/gentoo-sources-2.6.27* breaks loading ipsec policy
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Petr Pisar <petr.pisar>
Component: [OLD] Core systemAssignee: Gentoo Kernel Bug Wranglers and Kernel Maintainers <kernel>
Severity: normal CC: wolf31o2
Priority: High Keywords: InVCS
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Attachments: Fix from David Miller's net-2.6 tree

Description Petr Pisar 2008-11-03 09:04:40 UTC
Linux 2.6.27 contains one-line bug which disallows IPsec policy loading.

Attempt to load a policy via setkey tools produces error:
setkey: invalid keymsg length

Also racoon daemon is affected. It loops indefinitely and consumes CPU cycles uselessly.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:

Fix has been accepted by David Miller. See the URL link.
Comment 2 Mike Pagano gentoo-dev 2008-11-17 17:26:21 UTC
Patch included in gentoo-sources-2.6.27-r3 which is now in portage.