Re: Glibc recvmsg from kernel netlink socket hangs forever

From: Herbert Xu
Date: Fri Sep 25 2015 - 00:59:42 EST

On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 09:36:53PM -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> might explain your problem.
> I thought this was resolved in 4.1, but it looks like the problem still persists
> there. At least I have reports from my workplace that 4.1.6 and 4.1.7 are still
> affected. I don't know if there have been any relevant changes in 4.2.
> Copying Herbert and Eric for additional input.

There was a separate bug discovered by Tejun recently. You need
to apply the patches

There is another follow-up but it shouldn't make any difference
in practice.

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