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    SubjectRe: Kernel 2.6.13 breaks libpcap (and tcpdump).
    Herbert Xu wrote:
    > We aren't handling the reading of specific fields like the IP protocol
    > field correctly. This patch should make it work again.

    I can't spot the problem, could you give me a hint?

    > I tried to move this logic into the new load_pointer function but it
    > all came out messy so I simply rolled it back.

    case BPF_LD|BPF_W|BPF_ABS:
    k = fentry->k;
    - ptr = load_pointer(skb, k, 4, &tmp);
    + if (k >= 0)
    + ptr = skb_header_pointer(skb, k, 4, &tmp);
    + else if (k < SKF_AD_OFF)
    + ptr = load_pointer(skb, k);
    + else
    + break;

    The old value of ptr will be used in this case, it should
    be explicitly set to NULL to abort.
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