ACK/cmnt: [SRU][Bionic][PATCH 0/1] crypto: vmx - Fix sleep-in-atomic bugs
khalid.elmously at canonical.com
Sun Oct 14 16:14:15 UTC 2018
On 2018-10-12 14:22:14 , Joseph Salisbury wrote:
> BugLink: https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1790832
> == SRU Justification ==
> IBM is requesting this patch in all releases order to fix the sleep-in-atomic
> bugs in AES-CBC and AES-XTS VMX implementations.
> This patch is a clean cherry pick and has already been applied to
> Cosmic. It is also needed in Xenial, but there was a minor context
> diff, so the Xenial SRU will be sent separatly.
> == Fix ==
> 0522236d4f9c ("crypto: vmx - Fix sleep-in-atomic bugs")
> == Regression Potential ==
> Low. This patch has also been cc'd to upstream stable, so it has had
> additional upstream review.
> == 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.
> Ondrej Mosnacek (1):
> crypto: vmx - Fix sleep-in-atomic bugs
> drivers/crypto/vmx/aes_cbc.c | 30 ++++++++++++++----------------
> drivers/crypto/vmx/aes_xts.c | 21 ++++++++++++++-------
> 2 files changed, 28 insertions(+), 23 deletions(-)
Acked-by: Khalid Elmously <khalid.elmously at canonical.com>
I think the expectation for non-clean cherry-picks is to say "backported from XXXXXXXXX" followed by something like [jsalisbury: minor context adjustment] - at least that's what I've been told. I'm fine with it as-is though.
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