[SRU][Xenial][Yakkety][PATCH 0/1] block: relax check on sg gap

Joseph Salisbury joseph.salisbury at canonical.com
Thu Apr 13 10:45:14 UTC 2017

BugLink: http://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1682215

== SRU Justification ==
This is a mkfs regression in kernel 4.4+ kernels.  This issue was fixed in 
Zesty, but also impacts the Xenial and Yakkety kernels

This commit landed in mailine as of v4.11-rc1.  It is only need in Xenial
and Yakkety, since it was applied to Zesty from bug 1657539.

== Fix ==
commit 729204ef49ec00b788ce23deb9eb922a5769f55d
Author: Ming Lei <ming.lei at canonical.com>
Date:   Sat Dec 17 18:49:09 2016 +0800

    block: relax check on sg gap

== 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.

Ming Lei (1):
  block: relax check on sg gap

 include/linux/blkdev.h | 22 +++++++++++++++++++++-
 1 file changed, 21 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)


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