[ILUG-BOM] ip_local_deliver: bad loopback

Philip S Tellis philip.tellis@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Tue Sep 4 11:42:03 IST 2001


On Mon, 3 Sep 2001, Satya wrote:

> ip_local_deliver: bad loopback skb: PRE_ROUTING LOCAL_IN skb: pf=2
> (unowned) dev=lo len=328 PROTO=17 0.0.0.0:68 255.255.255.255:67 L=328
> S=0x10 I=0 F=0x0000 T=16 root
>
> fine. Note that the device is localhost and the protocol is
> "qotd" according to /etc/services.

The protocol is udp according to /etc/protocols.  qotd is not a protocol
but a service.  The device is the local loopback device.  localhost is
the hostname that this device is bound to.  This seems to be an
ipchains/iptables error.  Some broadcast problem or something.  Check
your rules.

Philip

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