[Openswan Users] keeping SA made OCF resource leak
mschiller at tdt.de
Sat Aug 1 04:57:07 EDT 2009
From: David McCullough
Sent: Saturday, August 01, 2009 6:15 AM
> I have a patch in the working for this now.
> The problem spreads across user/kernel space.
> pluto loads each SA individually and then "groups" them. On delete,
> because they are grouped, it expects to be abel to delete any of the
> SA's and take out the whole group.
> Basically the kernel code was not:
> 1) dereferencing the whole group (So the SA counts were wrong)
> 2) not finding all the members in the group proplerly
> 3) a few other refcount bugs on the way :-(
> I'll be testing this heavily over the weekend and I'll post a patch
> as soon as I have it cleaned up.
That sounds very promising.
Maybe the patch I've posted here
(http://lists.openswan.org/pipermail/dev/2009-July/002119.html) is also
intereseting for your work on this problem.
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