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    SubjectRe: Deadlock in 2.2 sock_alloc_send_skb?
    > If that happens, and the socket uses GFP_ATOMIC allocation, the while (1)
    > loop in sock_alloc_send_skb() will endlessly spin, without ever calling
    > schedule(), and all the time holding the kernel lock ...

    If the socket is using GFP_ATOMIC allocation it should never loop. That is

    > Do you agree that this is a problem? What do you think about this fix:

    Looks good

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