Re: Routing loops & TTL tracking with tunnel devices

From: Jason A. Donenfeld
Date: Mon Nov 16 2015 - 21:41:46 EST

Hi Eric,

On Mon, Nov 16, 2015 at 11:28 PM, Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> There is very little chance we'll accept a new member in sk_buff, unless
> proven needed.

I actually have no intention of doing this! I'm wondering if there
already is a member in sk_buff that moonlights as my desired ttl
counter, or if there's another mechanism for avoiding routing loops. I
want to work with what's already there, rather than meddling with the
innards of important and memory sensitive structures such as sk_buff.
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