Re: [Linux 4.2-rc8+...v4.3-rc2] REGRESSION: ppp: circular locking dependency detected: [pppd] ppp_dev_uninit() | rtnl_lock()

From: Sedat Dilek
Date: Fri Sep 25 2015 - 01:58:43 EST

On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 8:00 PM, David Miller <davem@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> From: Sedat Dilek <sedat.dilek@xxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2015 18:19:16 +0200
>> OK, I guess DaveM will take your patch into net.git#master first...
>> and tag it there with CC-stable?
> I do not tag anything with stable.
> I queue it up into a patchwork bundle and explicitly submit those
> patches to stable@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx at a time of my own choosing.
> This is a FAQ, documented in the kernel Documentation/ subdirectory.

OK, so this is a special handling for netdev?
I normally look at "SubmittingPatches" documentation [1] and looked in
this case especially at [2].
Can you point me to this "FAQ"?

Where do you include Guillaume's patch - in net.git#master?

Since Linux v4.2 my Internet connection via UMTS/HSPA USB modem is "unstable".
For me this is an important fix.


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