Opened 14 years ago

Last modified 8 months ago

#6 assigned defect (None)

Confused server clocks can screw up timing

Reported by: weasel Owned by: nickm
Priority: Low Milestone:
Component: Mixminion-Server Version: 0.0.4
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: weasel Actual Points:
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[Moved from bugzilla]
Reporter: nickm@… (Nick Mathewson)
Opened: 2003-08-29 20:44

Some users have reported that the mixminion server has a nasty failure mode when
a server's clock moves backwards by a large interval. When the server asks
"when did we last (do something)", the answer "tomorrow" can cause crashes or
weird behavior.

I'm deferring this for a while, because (a) I want to get 0.0.5 put to bed, and
(b) the workaround is trivial: keep your clock set right.

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comment:1 Changed 8 months ago by teor

Severity: Normal

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