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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2 1/2] virtio-net: Verify page list size before fitting into skb
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From: Sasha Levin <levinsasha928@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2011 17:40:54 +0300

> This patch verifies that the length of a buffer stored in a linked list
> of pages is small enough to fit into a skb.
>
> If the size is larger than a max size of a skb, it means that we shouldn't
> go ahead building skbs anyway since we won't be able to send the buffer as
> the user requested.
>
> Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
> Cc: "Michael S. Tsirkin" <mst@redhat.com>
> Cc: virtualization@lists.linux-foundation.org
> Cc: netdev@vger.kernel.org
> Cc: kvm@vger.kernel.org
> Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <levinsasha928@gmail.com>

Applied to net-next


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