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Date:   Tue, 14 Jan 2020 11:05:40 -0800 (PST)
From:   David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
To:     edumazet@...gle.com
Cc:     netdev@...r.kernel.org, eric.dumazet@...il.com, pfrenard@...il.com,
        stefan.wahren@...e.com, woojung.huh@...rochip.com,
        UNGLinuxDriver@...rochip.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] net: usb: lan78xx: limit size of local TSO packets

From: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@...gle.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 09:27:11 -0800

> lan78xx_tx_bh() makes sure to not exceed MAX_SINGLE_PACKET_SIZE
> bytes in the aggregated packets it builds, but does
> nothing to prevent large GSO packets being submitted.
> 
> Pierre-Francois reported various hangs when/if TSO is enabled.
> 
> For localy generated packets, we can use netif_set_gso_max_size()
> to limit the size of TSO packets.
> 
> Note that forwarded packets could still hit the issue,
> so a complete fix might require implementing .ndo_features_check
> for this driver, forcing a software segmentation if the size
> of the TSO packet exceeds MAX_SINGLE_PACKET_SIZE.
> 
> Fixes: 55d7de9de6c3 ("Microchip's LAN7800 family USB 2/3 to 10/100/1000 Ethernet device driver")
> Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@...gle.com>
> Reported-by: RENARD Pierre-Francois <pfrenard@...il.com>
> Tested-by: RENARD Pierre-Francois <pfrenard@...il.com>

Applied and queued up for -stable, thanks Eric.

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