[Olsr-users] The bug in 0.5.6-r2 on olsr.org front page

L. Aaron Kaplan (spam-protected)
Wed Nov 19 22:23:11 CET 2008

On Nov 19, 2008, at 10:06 PM, Eric Malkowski wrote:

> Hi all-
> I saw the post about a bug in 0.5.6-r2 on the front page of the
> www.olsr.org website.
> I looked at the users and devel mailing list archives and it's unclear
> to me what the problem is.
> The "bugs" link that goes to sourceforge on the front page appears to
> have really old stuff.
> I'm very curious what the nature of the bug in 0.5.6-r2 is.  Can  
> someone
> kindly post a link to whatever mailing list entry or other medium
> describes the issue?

I guess folks are still resolving it and we promised to give one  
person who wants to submit a paper about it or a similar situation a  
bit time.
Roughly: the effect is that you could see under certain conditions  
that TC packets were dropped and thus routing info would not be  
This was of course a bit unfortunate since 0.5.6-* was now declared  
the -STABLE branch :))

I will let Henning speak about it when he feels it is right.

However, early adopters could already test the development branch   
version of olsrd
and give us feedback! Does the error still occur or not?
Do we still have a different problem in the development branch ?


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