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Date:   Wed, 03 Feb 2021 02:00:10 +0000
To:     Marco Elver <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] net: fix up truesize of cloned skb in


This patch was applied to netdev/net-next.git (refs/heads/master):

On Mon,  1 Feb 2021 17:04:20 +0100 you wrote:
> Avoid the assumption that ksize(kmalloc(S)) == ksize(kmalloc(S)): when
> cloning an skb, save and restore truesize after pskb_expand_head(). This
> can occur if the allocator decides to service an allocation of the same
> size differently (e.g. use a different size class, or pass the
> allocation on to KFENCE).
> Because truesize is used for bookkeeping (such as sk_wmem_queued), a
> modified truesize of a cloned skb may result in corrupt bookkeeping and
> relevant warnings (such as in sk_stream_kill_queues()).
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next] net: fix up truesize of cloned skb in skb_prepare_for_shift()

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