[ntp:questions] Re: Strange IP flags set in NTP conversation
vjs at calcite.rhyolite.com
Tue Oct 14 17:35:09 UTC 2003
In article <e4OdnWWgZfIBuRGiRVn-hg at speakeasy.net>,
Michael Sierchio <kudzu at tenebras.com> wrote:
> ... Anybody have a clue why ntp on FreeBSD (RELENG_4_8)
>is setting the differentiated services flag to 0x10 ? Maybe
>this is based on the old TOS value of "low delay" ??? Kinda
>out of date, and generates "anomalous packet header" log
>entries, since this is an illegal combination of bits in the
Do you have an exgesis of DS RFCs showing 0x10 is invalid?
There are plenty of routers that honor the old TOS values.
Vernon Schryver vjs at rhyolite.com
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