Re: [PATCH] tcp_v4_get_port() and ephemeral ports

From: Chris Wedgwood (
Date: Sun Sep 30 2001 - 15:53:54 EST

On Sun, Sep 30, 2001 at 11:04:36AM -0700, Dan Kegel wrote:

    It's tempting to patch tcp_v4_get_port() to check sk->rcv_saddr,
    and if it's nonzero, allow the same ephemeral port number to be
    reused on different interfaces. Kinda like this (untested):

Have the application do this for you.

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