[Dibbler] Unable to set up socket option IPV6_PKTINFO

Tomasz Mrugalski thomson at klub.com.pl
Fri Jan 26 12:05:41 CET 2007


On Fri, 26 Jan 2007 somebody known as Hiroshi Kouketsu wrote:

> Error was generated while installing dibbler-0.5.0-src.tar.gz in the
> Fedora5 environment.
> Though it sees from the message related to socket...
> Is this trouble on the dibbler side?
Yes, it is not exactly a bug, but usage of obsolete kernel interface. It 
was fixed in dibbler some time ago. You can download newest snapshot 
version from http://klub.com.pl/dhcpv6/snapshots/

> Content of message
> <Omission>
> 2007.01.26 14:20:11 Server Notice    Parsing /etc/dibbler/server.conf
> config file...
> 20:11 Server Debug     Parsing /etc/dibbler/server.conf done.
> 20:11 Server Debug     1 interface(s) specified in /etc/dibbler/server.conf
> 20:11 Server Info      Interface eth0/2 configuration has been loaded.
> 20:11 Server Notice    Running in stateful mode.
> 20:11 Server Info      My DUID is 00:01:00:00:45:b6:bb:c6:00:14:5e:87:2a:5c.
> 20:11 Server Notice    Creating multicast (ff02::1:2) socket on eth0/2 (eth0/2) interface.
> 20:11 Server Error     Unable to set up socket option IPV6_PKTINFO
> 20:11 Server Critical  Proper socket creation failed.
> 20:11 Server Debug     Cache: size set to 1048576 bytes, 1 cache entry size
> is 87 bytes, so maximum 12052 address-client pair(s) may be cached.
> 20:11 Server Critical  Fatal error during TransMgr initialization.
> 20:11 Server Notice    Bye bye.
> <Omission>

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