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Date:   Fri, 26 Jun 2020 10:58:14 -0700
From:   Cong Wang <>
To:     Cameron Berkenpas <>
Cc:     Roman Gushchin <>, Zefan Li <>,
        Linux Kernel Network Developers <>,
        Peter Geis <>,
        Lu Fengqi <>,
        Daniƫl Sonck <>,
        Daniel Borkmann <>,
        Tejun Heo <>
Subject: Re: [Patch net] cgroup: fix cgroup_sk_alloc() for sk_clone_lock()

On Thu, Jun 25, 2020 at 10:23 PM Cameron Berkenpas <> wrote:
> Hello,
> Somewhere along the way I got the impression that it generally takes
> those affected hours before their systems lock up. I'm (generally) able
> to reproduce this issue much faster than that. Regardless, I can help test.
> Are there any patches that need testing or is this all still pending
> discussion around the  best way to resolve the issue?

Yes. I come up with a (hopefully) much better patch in the attachment.
Can you help to test it? You need to unapply the previous patch before
applying this one.

(Just in case of any confusion: I still believe we should check NULL on
top of this refcnt fix. But it should be a separate patch.)

Thank you!

View attachment "cgroup-bpf-ref.patch" of type "text/x-patch" (4774 bytes)

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