NETLINK: Packet too small or truncated! 980!=16!=1076

Bug #1413999 reported by Ken Sharp on 2015-01-23
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ifmetric (Debian)
Fix Released
ifmetric (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

All attempts to use ifmetric fail:

# ifmetric eth1 100
NETLINK: Packet too small or truncated! 980!=16!=1076

This was reported once under Bug #896584 but Precise was ignored as usual.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: ifmetric 0.3-2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.11.0-26.45~precise1-generic
Uname: Linux 3.11.0-26-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu17.8
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Jan 23 13:35:06 2015
MarkForUpload: True
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: ifmetric
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to precise on 2014-12-07 (47 days ago)

Ken Sharp (kennybobs) wrote :
Ken Sharp (kennybobs) wrote :

0.3.3 from Trusty installs and works fine.

Changed in ifmetric (Debian):
status: Unknown → Fix Released
Ken Sharp (kennybobs) on 2015-12-01
Changed in ifmetric (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Committed
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