[ILUG-BOM] ip_local_deliver: bad loopback

kishor bhagwat aaaaarrrgghhh@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Tue Sep 4 15:37:02 IST 2001


--- Philip S Tellis <philip.tellis at iname.com> wrote:
> 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
> 

don't think its an iptables problem...its referring to
the PRE_ROUTING hook..which is the first netfilter
hook after a packet is accepted into the system...and
before they are checked against any rule tables...
sorry satya, dont think this'd would be  of much help
to you either..;-)

kishor


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