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Date:   Thu, 01 Mar 2018 21:28:44 -0500 (EST)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] socket: skip checking sk_err for

From: Soheil Hassas Yeganeh <>
Date: Tue, 27 Feb 2018 18:22:40 -0500

> From: Soheil Hassas Yeganeh <>
> recvmmsg does not call ___sys_recvmsg when sk_err is set.
> That is fine for normal reads but, for MSG_ERRQUEUE, recvmmsg
> should always call ___sys_recvmsg regardless of sk->sk_err to
> be able to clear error queue. Otherwise, users are not able to
> drain the error queue using recvmmsg.
> Signed-off-by: Soheil Hassas Yeganeh <>
> Reviewed-by: Eric Dumazet <>
> Signed-off-by: Willem de Bruijn <>

Applied, thank you.

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