Commit e048fc50 authored by Eric Dumazet's avatar Eric Dumazet Committed by David S. Miller
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net/mlx5e: Do not recycle pages from emergency reserve

A driver using dev_alloc_page() must not reuse a page allocated from
emergency memory reserve.

Otherwise all packets using this page will be immediately dropped,
unless for very specific sockets having SOCK_MEMALLOC bit set.

This issue might be hard to debug, because only a fraction of received
packets would be dropped.

Fixes: 4415a031

 ("net/mlx5e: Implement RX mapped page cache for page recycle")
Signed-off-by: default avatarEric Dumazet <>
Cc: Tariq Toukan <>
Cc: Saeed Mahameed <>
Acked-by: default avatarSaeed Mahameed <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent cdb749ce
......@@ -193,6 +193,9 @@ static inline bool mlx5e_rx_cache_put(struct mlx5e_rq *rq,
return false;
if (unlikely(page_is_pfmemalloc(dma_info->page)))
return false;
cache->page_cache[cache->tail] = *dma_info;
cache->tail = tail_next;
return true;
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