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From: "Pekka Enberg" <penberg@cs.helsinki.fi>
To: "Daniel Phillips" <phillips@phunq.net>
Cc: torvalds@linux-foundation.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	stable@kernel.org, jens.axboe@oracle.com,
	akpm@linux-foundation.org, bastian@waldi.eu.org,
	ndenev@gmail.com, oliver.pntr@gmail.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH] vmsplice exploit fix (was: splice: fix user pointer access in get_iovec_page_array)
Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 09:49:44 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <84144f020802102349h6e9222cdpf991cf4e368b5e93@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <200802102329.50843.phillips@phunq.net>

Hi Daniel,

On Feb 11, 2008 9:29 AM, Daniel Phillips <phillips@phunq.net> wrote:
> I think many users would first go to kernel.org on a day like today, as
> I did.  Nothing to see there.  We could do a way better job of getting
> the word out.

Any suggestions what I could have done better here? As soon as Linus
merged the patch, I sent it to stable@kernel.org and expected
information to spread from there. I did also follow up on some vendor
bugzillas (Debian, RHEL, Fedora) to make sure they were aware of the
merged patch (they were).

                                    Pekka

  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-11  7:49 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-10 14:47 [PATCH] splice: fix user pointer access in get_iovec_page_array() Pekka J Enberg
2008-02-10 15:17 ` Bastian Blank
2008-02-10 15:31   ` Oliver Pinter
2008-02-10 23:37 ` Willy Tarreau
2008-02-11  6:24   ` Oliver Pinter
2008-02-11  7:29 ` [PATCH] vmsplice exploit fix (was: splice: fix user pointer access in get_iovec_page_array) Daniel Phillips
2008-02-11  7:49   ` Pekka Enberg [this message]
2008-02-11  8:00     ` Daniel Phillips
2008-02-11  7:53   ` [stable] " Greg KH
2008-02-11  8:05     ` Daniel Phillips

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