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Re: Bug#926229: New QoS defaults break systems running on VMWare

On Tue, Apr 02, 2019 at 12:32:52PM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> If it were just the VMware issue, then my inclination would be to leave
> OpenSSH as it is: it's proprietary software and the only leverage we
> have to get them to fix it is to have their customers complaining.

A VMware employee popped up on
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/openssh/+bug/1822370 and
reports that this has been fixed in as-yet-unreleased versions of VMware
Workstation and Fusion.

> However, the iptables issue in #923879 seems thornier and it's outside
> my field of expertise.
> I'm slightly leaning towards reverting this on a temporary basis for
> buster, but CCing debian-devel: does anyone have opinions on this?

After a bit of private conversation about this and due to the lack of
movement on the iptables bug, I'm indeed going to revert this on a
temporary basis for buster, and review later.


Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxx]