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Bug 2563

Summary: ping localhost shows corrupted packets (ping bug)
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: David Woodhouse <dwmw2>
Component: netkit-baseAssignee: Jay Turner <jturner>
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Version: 6.0CC: srevivo
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Description David Woodhouse 1999-05-05 09:35:54 UTC
Networking is fine - only ping is complaining....

64 bytes from 127.0.0.1: icmp_seq=0 ttl=255 time=0.1 ms
wrong data byte #8 should be 0x8 but was 0xe9
        c d e f 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 1a 1b 1c 1d 1e 1f 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 2a 2b
        2c 2d 2e 2f 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
64 bytes from 127.0.0.1: icmp_seq=1 ttl=255 time=0.0 ms
wrong data byte #8 should be 0x8 but was 0x5
        c d e f 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 1a 1b 1c 1d 1e 1f 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 2a 2b
        2c 2d 2e 2f 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

... and doing unaligned memory accesses...
ping(8664): unaligned trap at 0000000120002b04: 0000000120117784 29 1
ping(8664): unaligned trap at 0000000120002b2c: 000000012011777c 29 2

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-05-05 11:51:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 1786 ***

Comment 2 EricsON 1999-09-08 21:30:59 UTC
It might help if bug 1786 was available for reference purposes *g*