ACK: [PATCH 0/8][focal:linux, groovy:linux] cifs: On cifs_reconnect, resolve the hostname again
Guilherme G. Piccoli
gpiccoli at canonical.com
Thu Jun 24 19:53:34 UTC 2021
On 17/06/2021 14:36, Tim Gardner wrote:
> 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.
> These patches were commited between 5.9 and 5.11, so only focal and groovy are affected.
> These patches have been released with focal:linux-azure after having solved the issue
> for the Microsoft customer. They are suitable for the mainline kernels.
> 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.
Thanks Tim, LGTM:
Acked-by: Guilherme G. Piccoli <gpiccoli at canonical.com>
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