#22880 closed defect (fixed)

NETINFO cells are used for clock skew checks

Reported by: teor Owned by: nickm
Priority: Medium Milestone: Tor: 0.3.2.x-final
Component: Core Tor/Tor Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tor-spec, technical-debt
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Description

In tor-spec.txt, this is outdated:

   Implementations MAY use the timestamp value to help decide if their
   clocks are skewed.  Initiators MAY use "other OR's address" to help
   learn which address their connections are originating from, if they do
   not know it.  [As of 0.2.3.1-alpha, nodes use neither of these values.]

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Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 15 months ago by teor

Summary: NETINFO cells are used for canonical and clock skew checksNETINFO cells are used for clock skew checks

comment:2 Changed 14 months ago by nickm

Owner: set to nickm
Status: newaccepted

comment:3 Changed 14 months ago by nickm

Resolution: fixed
Status: acceptedclosed

Tried to fix this with d2bdea61f788beb6c31d33e7a4dad8c98c075918.

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