[ovs-dev] [PATCH net] net: openvswitch: free vport unless register_netdevice() succeeds

Hillf Danton hdanton at sina.com
Mon Oct 21 11:08:01 UTC 2019

Hey Stefano 

On Mon, 21 Oct 2019 18:02:48 +0800 Stefano Brivio wrote:
> ---
> This patch was sent to dev at openvswitch.org and appeared on netdev
> only as Pravin replied to it, giving his Acked-by. I contacted the

Correct. I am unable to find the patches I sent to lkml on

> original author one month ago requesting to resend this to netdev,
> but didn't get an answer, so I'm now resending the original patch.
Nor patches to <xyz at vger.kernel.org>.
Say sorry to you for missing in action.
I sent a mail to <postmaster at vger.kernel.org> sometime ago asking for
how to cure the pain, without a message echoed since.
That is my poor defend.

>  net/openvswitch/vport-internal_dev.c | 11 ++++-------
>  1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

And feel free to pick up the diff if they make sense, as you see,
they were sent usually without the Signed-off-by tag.


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