OSPF socket error on "bge0" invalid argument

David S. david at zeromail.us
Sun Jan 15 17:54:07 CET 2017

Hi Oliver and Ondrej,

I use bird-1.6.3 from source, I'll wait for patched version and try again.
I hope it wont be a long.

Thank you

Best regards,
David S.
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On Sat, Jan 14, 2017 at 7:18 PM, Ondrej Zajicek <santiago at crfreenet.org>

> On Sat, Jan 14, 2017 at 10:56:42AM +0100, Olivier Cochard-Labbé wrote:
> > FreeBSD's official bird port version is 1.6.0: If you are using bird
> 1.6.3,
> > this mean you're using your own upgraded version of bird.
> > But take care to use the UDP RAW socket bird patch from the FreeBSD port
> > [2] if you are running FreeBSD 11.
> Hi
> Thanks for the answer, we were testing BIRD on FreeBSD 10, so we did not
> notice this API change.
> I am bit confused by [1] w.r.t. whether ip_len is expected to contain
> whole packet length or just data length. In BIRD, we always set it to
> whole packet length and it worked, but according to [1] it should be
> whole packet length on FreeBSD 10+ and just data length on older ones.
> But as we use it only for TX, it is possible that BIRD just sends OSPF
> packets that contain additional 20B garbage at the end. OSPF would
> tolerate that.
> [1] https://wiki.freebsd.org/SOCK_RAW
> > And I've proposed a push [4] for including this patch to bird code.
> Thanks, i will merge that.
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