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From Chiradeep Vittal <Chiradeep.Vit...@citrix.com>
Subject Re: IPtables deb in source repo
Date Fri, 03 Aug 2012 21:12:40 GMT
However this means that if someone wants to build a system vm themselves
(to add new packages for example), this fix will not be available.

On 8/3/12 1:43 PM, "Edison Su" <Edison.su@citrix.com> wrote:

>From the git log:
>commit aeda3f3a1c64efa1deb34f7fcb280e4155c4fe7d
>Author: Sheng Yang <sheng.yang@cloud.com>
>Date:   Wed Dec 28 17:35:09 2011 -0800
>
>    bug 11056: Add customized iptables and kernel modules to the system
>template
>    
>    The new kernel module xt_CHECKSUM.ko is based on [1], and back ported
>to 2.6.32
>    kernel. New iptables is based on adding a new extension from [2].
>    
>    [1]https://lwn.net/Articles/396466/
>    
>[2]https://git.netfilter.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=iptables.git;a=commit;h=
>9d1b11102b53103c00b7fddf4658a4d2bdee1338
>    
>    status 11056: resolved fixed
>
>
>
>It fixes bug http://bugs.cloud.com/show_bug.cgi?id=11056, that
>debina/ubuntu client can't get ip address in some cases.
>It's ok to remove it from source tree, as the patched iptable binary
>itself is already installed in system vm template.
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: David Nalley [mailto:david@gnsa.us]
>> Sent: Friday, August 03, 2012 1:09 PM
>> To: cloudstack-dev@incubator.apache.org
>> Subject: IPtables deb in source repo
>> 
>> Hi folks:
>> 
>> There's a deb for what I assume is a forked/modified copy of iptables
>> in source:
>> 
>> patches/systemvm/debian/iptables_1.4.8-3local1checksum1_i386.deb
>> 
>> Why is it here?; what if any changes were made to this?; when this
>> gets deleted (iptables is GPL), does it create any problems for
>> generating systemVMs?
>> 
>> --David


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