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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/3] network: tcp_connect should return certain errors up the stack
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    From: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>
    Date: Tue, 16 Nov 2010 16:52:49 -0500

    > The current tcp_connect code completely ignores errors from sending an skb.
    > This makes sense in many situations (like -ENOBUFFS) but I want to be able to
    > immediately fail connections if they are denied by the SELinux netfilter hook.
    > Netfilter does not normally return ECONNREFUSED when it drops a packet so we
    > respect that error code as a final and fatal error that can not be recovered.
    >
    > Based-on-patch-by: Patrick McHardy <kaber@trash.net>
    > Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>

    Applied.


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