Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 365651
TAHI--DHCPv6--The check of IA options of the recieved DHCPv6 Advertise Message is failed
Last modified: 2009-01-20 16:38:16 EST
Description of problem:
When having dhcpv6 tests about "Advertise message in response to Solicit
message with Multiple IA_NA Options" in the server mode,we found that the
check of IA options of the recieved DHCPv6 Advertise Message is failed.
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 check of IA options of the recieved DHCPv6 Advertise Message is failed.
The check of IA options of the recieved DHCPv6 Advertise Message is not
please refer to
(1) 28 Part C : Advertise message in response to Solicit message with
Multiple IA_NA Options
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This should be working dhcpv6-1.0.5.
but the test cases FAIL on RHEL5.2 with dhcpv6-1.0.10
for more details, pls refer to
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
Fixed in dhcpv6-1.0.10-2.el5.
This is related to 365661, which is support for multiple IA_NA options.
Mitsuru and David have to change structs in the code to fix this and we decided
that 5.3 is a better target for that (huge change, plus time required).
Adding firstname.lastname@example.org to the cc list as the manager of the disabled user email@example.com who reported this bug
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 439526 ***
A fix for this bug is in dhcpv6-1.0.10-6.el5 and later builds.
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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