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Date:	Sun, 16 Sep 2007 16:33:19 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [SKBUFF]: Fix up csum_start when head room changes

From: Herbert Xu <>
Date: Sat, 1 Sep 2007 09:13:33 +0800

> Hi Dave:
> [SKBUFF]: Fix up csum_start when head room changes
> Thanks for noticing the bug where csum_start is not updated
> when the head room changes.
> This patch fixes that.  It also moves the csum/ip_summed
> copying into copy_skb_header so that skb_copy_expand gets
> it too.  I've checked its callers and no one should be upset
> by this.
> Signed-off-by: Herbert Xu <>

Herbert, thanks for following up on this.

Although this is technically a "bug fix" we don't have anyone
explicitly triggering this and I don't feel comfortable pushing this
into net-2.6 without a reported failure case right now.

So I applied it to net-2.6.24 for now.

If you disagree, plead your case :-)

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