lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Wed, 08 Mar 2017 15:24:06 -0800
From:   Jay Vosburgh <>
To:     Mahesh Bandewar <>
cc:     Andy Gospodarek <>,
        Veaceslav Falico <>,
        Nikolay Aleksandrov <>,
        David Miller <>,
        Eric Dumazet <>,
        netdev <>,
        Mahesh Bandewar <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH next 0/5] bonding: winter cleanup

Mahesh Bandewar <> wrote:

>From: Mahesh Bandewar <>
>Few cleanup patches that I have accumulated over some time now.
>(a) First two patches are basically to move the work-queue initialization
>    from every ndo_open / bond_open operation to once at the beginning while
>    port creation. Work-queue initialization is an unnecessary operation
>    for every 'ifup' operation. However we have some mode-specific work-queues
>    and mode can change anytime after port creation. So the second patch is
>    to ensure the correct work-handler is called based on the mode.
>(b) Third patch is simple and straightforward that removes hard-coded value
>    that was added into the initial commit and replaces it with the default
>    value configured.
>(c) The final patch in the series removes the unimplemented "port-moved" state
>    from the LACP state machine. This state is defined but never set so
>    removing from the state machine logic makes code little cleaner.
>(d) Reduce scope of some global variables to local.

	For all patches in the series:

Signed-off-by: Jay Vosburgh <>

>Note: None of these patches are making any functional changes.
>Mahesh Bandewar (5):
>  bonding: restructure arp-monitor
>  bonding: initialize work-queues during creation of bond
>  bonding: remove hardcoded value
>  bonding: remove "port-moved" state that was never implemented
>  bonding: reduce scope of some global variables
> drivers/net/bonding/bond_3ad.c  | 11 +++------
> drivers/net/bonding/bond_main.c | 53 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++---------------
> 2 files changed, 37 insertions(+), 27 deletions(-)

	-Jay Vosburgh,

Powered by blists - more mailing lists