Bug 116141

Summary: FDB table grows out of control
Product: Networking Reporter: dlevy
Component: OtherAssignee: Stephen Hemminger (stephen)
Status: NEW ---    
Severity: high    
Priority: P1    
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Kernel Version: 3.13 Tree: Mainline
Regression: No

Description dlevy 2016-04-10 23:53:45 UTC
The forwarding database (FDB) grows out of control after too many broadcast entries are entered under the same interface.
I've written a test script to reproduce the bug here using virtual box:
https://github.com/dlevy-ibm/fdb_bug
Comment 1 dlevy 2016-04-11 16:32:52 UTC
Note that 3.13 is end of life