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SubjectRe: Kernel oops in tcp_ipv4.c wrote:
> Hello!
> > Recently I tried 2.2.17, this kernel was up for about a month, before
> > there was a kernel oops. The syslog messages are:
> This is caused by illegal setting of /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_local_port_range
> with kernels before 2.2.18.
> Do not touch this value or change it to something reasonable,
> f.e. to one of values recommended in net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c
> Alexey

You are right I had the range set to 16384-65535!
I have changed the high limit to 61000, that should be ok.
Is there any point in having the low limit above 1024?


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