Bug 589731

Summary: Add calls to netdev_alloc_skb_ip_align() helper in drivers
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Andy Gospodarek <agospoda>
Component: kernelAssignee: Andy Gospodarek <agospoda>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Network QE <network-qe>
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Version: 6.0CC: hjia, peterm, sassmann
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Description Andy Gospodarek 2010-05-06 19:04:55 UTC
Description of problem:

This patch was added to RHEL6:

commit 07b015548fe0ab78bdbc90cd7771f32ad2b55b16
Author: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
Date:   Wed Mar 17 08:39:52 2010 -0400

    [net] Add netdev_alloc_skb_ip_align() helper

So we should update all of the in-box drivers to use it.

Comment 1 RHEL Program Management 2010-10-05 01:59:39 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion
in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has 
requested further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed 
products. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update release.

Comment 3 Andy Gospodarek 2011-04-28 13:23:08 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 574321 ***