Bug 152558

Summary: addrtype supported by kernel but not by iptables
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Ralf Spenneberg <ralf>
Component: glibc-kernheadersAssignee: David Woodhouse <dwmw2>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Version: 4.0CC: jarod, mikem, rkenna
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0318 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Ralf Spenneberg 2005-03-30 12:19:31 UTC
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Description of problem:
The kernel-2.6.9-5.EL supports the netfilter addrtype feature
while the iptables command does not. 
iptables -m addrtype -h 
results in an error not finding the appropiate library.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. iptables -m addrtype -h

Actual Results:  iptables v1.2.11: Couldn't load match addrtype:/lib/iptables/libipt_addrtype.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Expected Results:  Since it is enabled in the kernel I would iptables expect to know it too.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Thomas Woerner 2005-11-18 12:09:57 UTC
This has to get fixed in glibc-kernheaders - there is no ipt_addrtype.h.

Comment 2 David Woodhouse 2006-09-12 15:34:16 UTC
This is fixed in glibc-kernheaders-2_4-9_1_99_EL

We'll need to get that into the buildroot and build a new iptables.

Comment 6 Jay Turner 2006-10-03 17:31:54 UTC
QE ack for 4.5.

Comment 14 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-05-01 23:06:08 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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