Re: What does "Forwarding loop" means?

From: Christian Balzer <>
Date: Fri, 6 Dec 1996 00:37:27 +0100 (MET)

Duane Wessels wrote:
> writes:
>> Recently, I got messages about Forwarding loop..
>> I want to know is what can make it happen?
>> What I don't understand is, I make that host as my neighbor, and
>> my host is its parent. Since we are not treating each other as parent,
>> how can it becomes loop ?
>> Your kindly answer will be appreciated. Thank you!
>Are both caches beta24 or later? If the other cache is not,
>it will be sending you "incorrect" UDP_HIT's for stale objects.
Will we see a 1.1 release in which the requesting cache will determine
the validity of objects from peers, either by subjecting them to local
checks or by delivering the requirements with the request?

And will we (Linux users with hacked up kernels ^_-) see a release
1.1 version that compiles w/o dozens of warnings regarding the
redefinition of FD_SETSIZE? ^_-

Mata ne,


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