Gentoo Archives: gentoo-sparc

From: "David S. Miller" <davem@××××××.com>
To: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o, heinlein@××××××.com
Subject: Re: [gentoo-sparc] SOLVED: TCP connect() times out
Date: Mon, 11 Jul 2005 01:52:31
Message-Id: 20050710.215200.71107742.davem@redhat.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-sparc] SOLVED: TCP connect() times out by Paul Heinlein
From: Paul Heinlein <heinlein@××××××.com>
Date: Sun, 10 Jul 2005 16:06:18 -0700 (PDT)

> On Sun, 10 Jul 2005, David S. Miller wrote: > > > You should inform the person running the firewall in between your > > two systems to get their stuff fixed. Silently dropping packets > > with the TCP ECN bits set is illegal. > > OK. I'll bite. Can you provide me a pointer that spells out the > legal[1] ramifications of dropping ECN bits? > > -- Paul Heinlein <heinlein@××××××.com> > > [1] Legal in the sense of criminal or civil code, not in the sense of > RFC 3360.
I didn't mean it was illegal in the sense of criminal or civil code. I can't believe that in a technical discussion you would intepret illegal in that way, that's just silly. -- gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list