[SRU][Vivid][Xenial][Yakkety][PATCH 0/1] ipv6: correctly add local routes when lo goes up

Joseph Salisbury joseph.salisbury at canonical.com
Thu Nov 10 19:00:22 UTC 2016


BugLink: http://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1634545

== SRU Justification ==
This ipv6 bug reports that connected routes are missing after a down/up 
cycle on the loopback.  This bug is fixed by mainline commit a220445f9f4 
which landed in v4.9-rc4.

This bug affects Trusty, Vivid, Xenial and Yakkety.  However, Trusty needs a prereq commit,
so it's SRU request will be sent seperatly.

== Fix ==
commit a220445f9f4382c36a53d8ef3e08165fa27f7e2c
Author: Nicolas Dichtel <nicolas.dichtel at 6wind.com>
Date:   Wed Oct 12 10:10:40 2016 +0200

    ipv6: correctly add local routes when lo goes up


== Test Case ==
A test kernel was built with this patch and tested by the original bug reporter.
The bug reporter states the test kernel resolved the bug.

Nicolas Dichtel (1):
  ipv6: correctly add local routes when lo goes up

 net/ipv6/addrconf.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

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