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Date:	Mon, 27 Feb 2012 22:45:31 -0500
From:	Neal Cardwell <ncardwell@...gle.com>
To:	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:	ilpo.jarvinen@...sinki.fi, gregkh@...uxfoundation.org,
	netdev@...r.kernel.org, nanditad@...gle.com, ycheng@...gle.com,
	therbert@...gle.com, subramanian.vijay@...il.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH] tcp: fix tcp_shifted_skb() adjustment of lost_cnt_hint
 for FACK

On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 9:58 PM, David Miller <davem@...emloft.net> wrote:
> From: Neal Cardwell <ncardwell@...gle.com>
> Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2012 21:40:03 -0500
>
>> Yes, I agree that it would make sense to hold off on adding these
>> three 3.3-rc4 commits to the stable tree:
>>
>> cc9a672ee522d4805495b98680f4a3db5d0a0af9
>>
>> daef52bab1fd26e24e8e9578f8fb33ba1d0cb412
>>
>> 0af2a0d0576205dda778d25c6c344fc6508fc81d
>>
>> It would make sense to let the dust settle a bit more before adding
>> those to the stable tree.
>>
>> The same goes for the http://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/143114/ patch
>> (under review) that is in the same area of the code.
>
> I totally disagree and I have submitted those fixes to -stable
> already and do not plan to rescind those submissions at all.

OK, sounds good to me. In that case I think it would be good to have
the http://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/143114/ patch in -stable as
well, since having just the three patches above would leave us with a
known reordering issue.

neal
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