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Date:	Sat, 17 Oct 2015 05:02:17 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
To:	eric.dumazet@...il.com
Cc:	netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] net: add pfmemalloc check in sk_add_backlog()

From: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@...il.com>
Date: Fri, 16 Oct 2015 08:38:38 -0700

> On Tue, 2015-09-29 at 21:56 -0700, David Miller wrote:
>> From: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@...il.com>
>> Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2015 18:52:25 -0700
>> 
>> > From: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@...gle.com>
>> > 
>> > Greg reported crashes hitting the following check in __sk_backlog_rcv()
>> > 
>> > 	BUG_ON(!sock_flag(sk, SOCK_MEMALLOC)); 
>> > 
>> > The pfmemalloc bit is currently checked in sk_filter().
>> > 
>> > This works correctly for TCP, because sk_filter() is ran in
>> > tcp_v[46]_rcv() before hitting the prequeue or backlog checks.
>> > 
>> > For UDP or other protocols, this does not work, because the sk_filter()
>> > is ran from sock_queue_rcv_skb(), which might be called _after_ backlog
>> > queuing if socket is owned by user by the time packet is processed by
>> > softirq handler.
>> > 
>> > Fixes: b4b9e35585089 ("netvm: set PF_MEMALLOC as appropriate during SKB processing")
>> > Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@...gle.com>
>> > Reported-by: Greg Thelen <gthelen@...gle.com>
>> 
>> Applied, thanks Eric.
> 
> Hi David
> 
> This patch never reached a public net tree.
> 
> Should I respin it ?

Sorry I've been meaning to go back and apply it properly.  I'll do that right
now...

There, done and properly queued up for -stable too. :)

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