vhost_net: validate sock before trying to put its fd [Linux 4.9.114]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: validate sock before trying to put its fd" is included in the Linux 4.9.114 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jun 21 13:11:31 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e11eb6a (patch) which is from upstream commit b8f1f65. […]

vhost_net: validate sock before trying to put its fd [Linux 4.4.143]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: validate sock before trying to put its fd" is included in the Linux 4.4.143 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jun 21 13:11:31 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5e6b394 (patch) which is from upstream commit b8f1f65. […]

vhost_net: validate sock before trying to put its fd [Linux 4.14.57]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: validate sock before trying to put its fd" is included in the Linux 4.14.57 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jun 21 13:11:31 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7eba653 (patch) which is from upstream commit b8f1f65. […]

vhost_net: validate sock before trying to put its fd [Linux 3.18.116]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: validate sock before trying to put its fd" is included in the Linux 3.18.116 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jun 21 13:11:31 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 861aa15 (patch) which is from upstream commit b8f1f65. […]

vhost_net: fix wrong iter offset when setting number of buffers [Linux 4.0]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: fix wrong iter offset when setting number of buffers" is included in the Linux 4.0 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Sun Feb 15 16:35:17 2015 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0960b64 (patch). vhost_net: fix wrong iter offset […]

vhost_net: stop device during reset owner [Linux 3.16.57]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: stop device during reset owner" is included in the Linux 3.16.57 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 bcfe7d4 (patch) which is from upstream commit 4cd8795. The same Linux […]

vhost_net: correctly limit the max pending buffers [Linux 3.12]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: correctly limit the max pending buffers" is included in the Linux 3.12 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Sep 2 16:41:01 2013 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f7c6be4 (patch). vhost_net: correctly limit the max pending buffers As […]

vhost_net: poll vhost queue after marking DMA is done [Linux 3.12]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: poll vhost queue after marking DMA is done" is included in the Linux 3.12 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Sep 2 16:41:00 2013 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 19c73b3 (patch). vhost_net: poll vhost queue after marking […]

vhost_net: determine whether or not to use zerocopy at one time [Linux 3.12]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: determine whether or not to use zerocopy at one time" is included in the Linux 3.12 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Sep 2 16:40:59 2013 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ce21a02 (patch). vhost_net: determine whether or […]

vhost_net: use vhost_add_used_and_signal_n() in vhost_zerocopy_signal_used() [Linux 3.12]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: use vhost_add_used_and_signal_n() in vhost_zerocopy_signal_used()" is included in the Linux 3.12 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Sep 2 16:40:57 2013 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c92112a (patch). vhost_net: use vhost_add_used_and_signal_n() in vhost_zerocopy_signal_used() We tend to batch the […]

vhost_net: make vhost_zerocopy_signal_used() return void [Linux 3.12]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: make vhost_zerocopy_signal_used() return void" is included in the Linux 3.12 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Sep 2 16:40:56 2013 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 094afe7 (patch). vhost_net: make vhost_zerocopy_signal_used() return void None of its caller use […]

vhost_net: handle polling errors when setting backend [Linux 3.8]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: handle polling errors when setting backend" is included in the Linux 3.8 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Jan 28 01:05:18 2013 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2b8b328 (patch). vhost_net: handle polling errors when setting backend Currently, […]

vhost_net: correct error handling in vhost_net_set_backend() [Linux 3.8]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: correct error handling in vhost_net_set_backend()" is included in the Linux 3.8 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Jan 28 01:05:17 2013 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 692a998 (patch). vhost_net: correct error handling in vhost_net_set_backend() Currently, when vhost_init_used() […]

vhost_net: add missing lock nesting notation [Linux 4.9.94]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: add missing lock nesting notation" is included in the Linux 4.9.94 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Mar 26 16:10:23 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1cb8175 (patch) which is from upstream commit aaa3149. The same Linux […]

vhost_net: add missing lock nesting notation [Linux 4.14.34]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: add missing lock nesting notation" is included in the Linux 4.14.34 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Mon Mar 26 16:10:23 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9fdeb33 (patch) which is from upstream commit aaa3149. The same Linux […]

vhost_net: zerocopy: adding and signalling immediately when fully copied [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: zerocopy: adding and signalling immediately when fully copied" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Wed May 2 11:42:41 2012 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c8fb217 (patch). vhost_net: zerocopy: adding and signalling immediately […]

vhost_net: zerocopy: fix possible NULL pointer dereference of vq->bufs [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: zerocopy: fix possible NULL pointer dereference of vq->bufs" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Wed May 2 11:42:23 2012 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c460f05 (patch). vhost_net: zerocopy: fix possible NULL pointer […]

vhost_net: a kernel-level virtio server [Linux 2.6.34]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: a kernel-level virtio server" is included in the Linux 2.6.34 release. This change is authored by Michael S. Tsirkin <mst [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jan 14 06:17:27 2010 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3a4d5c9 (patch). vhost_net: a kernel-level virtio server What it is: vhost […]

vhost_net: stop device during reset owner [Linux 4.1.50]

This Linux kernel change "vhost_net: stop device during reset owner" is included in the Linux 4.1.50 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 5e6ffd4 (patch) which is from upstream commit 4cd8795. The same Linux […]