Bugzilla – Bug 6962
ebtables locking is necessary?
Last modified: 2010-04-12 14:19:18
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See the user report below, Kyle Fransham finds that using flock to encase the
ebtables adjustment script reduced ebtables errors with dmesg "Wrong nr. of
Should test ourselves and fold a fix into 2.4 if possible.
Thanks again Kyle.
This patch enables an flock-based exclusive write-lock around ebtables
adjustments which Kyle reports reduces "kernel doesn't support a certain
ebtables extension" errors.