vhost: set log when updating used flags or avail event [Linux 3.1]

This Linux kernel change "vhost: set log when updating used flags or avail event" is included in the Linux 3.1 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Tue Jun 21 18:04:38 2011 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2723fea (patch). vhost: set log when updating […]

virtio_net: introduce VIRTIO_NET_HDR_F_DATA_VALID [Linux 3.1]

This Linux kernel change "virtio_net: introduce VIRTIO_NET_HDR_F_DATA_VALID" is included in the Linux 3.1 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Fri Jun 10 00:56:17 2011 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 10a8d94 (patch). virtio_net: introduce VIRTIO_NET_HDR_F_DATA_VALID There’s no need for the guest to validate the […]

macvtap: zerocopy: validate vectors before building skb [Linux 3.0.72]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 3.0.72 release, is about macvtap: zerocopy: validate vectors before building skb. The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Tue Mar 19 12:36:56 2013 +0100. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d1cc80b (patch) from upstream commit b92946e. The same Linux upstream […]

net: sock: validate data_len before allocating skb in sock_alloc_send_pskb() [Linux 3.0.37]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 3.0.37 release, is about net: sock: validate data_len before allocating skb in sock_alloc_send_pskb(). The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Wed May 30 21:18:10 2012 +0000. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 325b416 (patch) from upstream commit cc9b17a. The same […]

8139cp: set intr mask after its handler is registered [Linux 3.0.30]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 3.0.30 release, is about 8139cp: set intr mask after its handler is registered. The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Wed Apr 11 22:10:54 2012 +0000. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 68b80be (patch) from upstream commit a8c9cb1. The same […]

ipv6: fix NULL dereference in udp6_ufo_fragment() [Linux 3.0.7]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 3.0.7 release, is about ipv6: fix NULL dereference in udp6_ufo_fragment(). The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Sun Oct 9 10:56:44 2011 +0800. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a1b7ab0 (patch). ipv6: fix NULL dereference in udp6_ufo_fragment() This patch fixes […]

net: sock: validate data_len before allocating skb in sock_alloc_send_pskb() [Linux 2.6.34.14]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 2.6.34.14 release, is about net: sock: validate data_len before allocating skb in sock_alloc_send_pskb(). The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Wed May 30 21:18:10 2012 +0000. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is eee8446 (patch) from upstream commit cc9b17a. The same […]

virtio-net: drop NETIF_F_FRAGLIST [Linux 2.6.32.69]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 2.6.32.69 release, is about virtio-net: drop NETIF_F_FRAGLIST. The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Wed Aug 5 10:34:04 2015 +0800. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bce7c92 (patch) from upstream commit 48900cb. The same Linux upstream change may be applied […]

virtio-net: alloc big buffers also when guest can receive UFO [Linux 2.6.32.62]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 2.6.32.62 release, is about virtio-net: alloc big buffers also when guest can receive UFO. The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Fri Feb 21 13:08:04 2014 +0800. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6421a2a (patch) from upstream commit 0e7ede8. The […]

net: sock: validate data_len before allocating skb in sock_alloc_send_pskb() [Linux 2.6.32.60]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 2.6.32.60 release, is about net: sock: validate data_len before allocating skb in sock_alloc_send_pskb(). The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Wed May 30 21:18:10 2012 +0000. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is facdf58 (patch) from upstream commit cc9b17a. The same […]

vhost_net: stop device during reset owner [Linux 4.9.81]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: stop device during reset owner" is included in the Linux 4.9.81 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jan 25 22:03:52 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 73adb3b (patch) which is from upstream commit 4cd8795. The same Linux […]

vhost_net: stop device during reset owner [Linux 4.14.19]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: stop device during reset owner" is included in the Linux 4.14.19 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jan 25 22:03:52 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b9b70c8 (patch) which is from upstream commit 4cd8795. The same Linux […]

vhost_net: stop device during reset owner [Linux 4.15.3]

This Linux kernel change, a part of the Linux 4.15.3 release, is about vhost_net: stop device during reset owner. The change is by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jan 25 22:03:52 2018 +0800. Commit for this change in Linux stable tree is cb0fddba (patch) from upstream commit 4cd87951. vhost_net: stop device during reset […]