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SubjectRe: [PATCH] rxrpc: sendmsg: Fix variable overwrite in rxrpc_queue_packet
Gustavo A. R. Silva <> wrote:

> Value assigned to variable resend_at is overwritten before it can be used.
> Fix this by removing the value overwrite as it seems that this is a
> leftover code.

NAK. Your fix will actually cause the code to break.

The resend_at value used for the timer must be based on the current time
(ie. jiffies in this case), so we can't simply remove that line as the
previously calculated resend_at value is a duration, not a time.

What you need to do is to instead modify the line you wanted to remove to add
'now' to the previously-computed value.


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