APPLIED: [PATCH 0/4 v3][focal:linux-azure] cifs: On cifs_reconnect, resolve the hostname again
tim.gardner at canonical.com
Mon Jun 21 13:01:58 UTC 2021
Applied to focal/linux-azure. Thanks.
Released with Ubuntu-azure-5.4.0-1049.51
On 5/27/21 8:49 AM, Tim Gardner wrote:
> v2 - Added an LP BugLink.
> v3 - Added 0bf1bafb17df03fbd0e8b9a086c39e6f24af7193 ("cifs: Avoid error pointer dereference")
> to correctly return from an error case.
> BugLink: https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1929831
> Microsoft has asked to have commit commit 4e456b30f78c429b183db420e23b26cde7e03a78 applied.
> A customer is reporting difficulties, though details are quite sparse.
> The first 3 patches are scaffolding to make the backport simpler.
> CIFS reconnects fail.
> [Test Plan]
> A test kernel made available to Microsoft has been verified to fix the problem.
> [Where problems could occur]
> This could perturb CIFS connections in new and different ways.
> [Other Info]
> PPA: https://launchpad.net/~timg-tpi/+archive/ubuntu/cifs-reconnect-sf00309672
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