Re: [PATCH 18/18] export sysctl symbols needed by ip_vs_sync

To: pablo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [PATCH 18/18] export sysctl symbols needed by ip_vs_sync
Cc: horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx, lvs-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, netfilter-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, wensong@xxxxxxxxxxxx, ja@xxxxxx, hans.schillstrom@xxxxxxxxxxxx, brouer@xxxxxxxxxx
From: David Miller <davem@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 06 May 2012 17:19:38 -0400 (EDT)
From: Pablo Neira Ayuso <pablo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 6 May 2012 22:54:12 +0200

> Hi David,
> The IPVS people needs this patch for net-next to allow to tune the
> socket buffer for ipvs_sync (the state synchronization that they do
> from kernel-space). This exports sysctl_wmem_max and sysctl_rmem_max
> living in net/core/sock.c. So far, they've been using global socket
> tuning to make them bigger (this avoids overruning the socket under
> high peak of state-change synchronization).
> I think this is out of my scope (since it's out of the netfilter
> tree).
> Would you acknowledge it, please?

Feel free to merge it via your tree:

Acked-by: David S. Miller <davem@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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