Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 365521
TAHI--DHCPv6--The recieved Relay-reply message do not include Advertise message
Last modified: 2009-06-15 07:46:24 EDT
Description of problem:
When having dhcpv6 tests in the server mode,we found that The recieved Relay-
reply message do not include Advertise message in some scenarios.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure TAHI test environment.
2. Run the TAHI test suite
3. After the test completes, check for the results
The recieved Relay-reply message do not include Advertise message
The recieved Relay-reply message should include Advertise message
please refer to
(1) 37 Part C : Relay-Reply message transmission through the layered Relay
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Fixed upstream and will be in dhcpv6-1.0.5.
Recenty, i run DHCPv6_Self_Test_P2_1_0_8.tar.gz separately with dhcpv6-1.0.10
and dhcpv6-1.0.4 on RHEL5.2 (RHEL5.2-Server-20080212.0) and found a problem that
many test cases Pass with dhcpv6-1.0.4 while they all Fail with dhcpv6-1.0.10.
for more details, pls refer to
1.test reports with dhcpv6-1.0.4 on rhel5.2
2.test reports with dhcpv6-1.0.8 on rhel5.2
I thank that the test reports with dhcpv6-1.0.4 on rhel5.2 should be same with
those with dhcpv6-1.0.10 on rhel5.2
the bug still exists when using dhcpv6-1.0.10 to have a test.
for the test result, pls see:
a more thing, they are all running tests on dhcpv6 server.
In order to debug this problem, we need the test case for RHEL 5.2 with an exact
reproducer, including output with verbose debugging messages from the DHCPV6
software. One way to do this would be to extract the commands that TAHI runs.
The man pages for dhcp6s, dhcp6r, and dhcp6c all show how to generate verbose
*** Bug 363571 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Fixed in dhcpv6-1.0.10-2.el5.
The current version of dhcpv6 does not work with multiple relays. This is a known problem and will be
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