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Date:	Thu, 28 Jul 2016 07:45:39 +0200
From:	Eric Dumazet <>
To:	Paolo Abeni <>
Cc:, "David S. Miller" <>,
	Eric Dumazet <>,
	Tom Herbert <>,
	Hannes Frederic Sowa <>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH] net: flush the softnet backlog in process context

On Wed, 2016-07-27 at 12:37 +0200, Paolo Abeni wrote:
> Currently in process_backlog(), the process_queue dequeuing is
> performed with local IRQ disabled, to protect against
> flush_backlog(), which runs in hard IRQ context.

Thanks guys, patch looks fine to me.

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