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Date:   Thu, 22 Dec 2022 01:50:16 +0000
To:     Aaron Conole <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] net: openvswitch: release vport resources on failure


This patch was applied to netdev/net.git (master)
by Jakub Kicinski <>:

On Tue, 20 Dec 2022 16:27:17 -0500 you wrote:
> A recent commit introducing upcall packet accounting failed to properly
> release the vport object when the per-cpu stats struct couldn't be
> allocated.  This can cause dangling pointers to dp objects long after
> they've been released.
> Cc: Eelco Chaudron <>
> Cc: wangchuanlei <>
> Fixes: 1933ea365aa7 ("net: openvswitch: Add support to count upcall packets")
> Reported-by:
> Signed-off-by: Aaron Conole <>
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net] net: openvswitch: release vport resources on failure

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