Artful 4.13 fixes for tun

Bug #1748846 reported by Kleber Sacilotto de Souza on 2018-02-12
This bug affects 2 people
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linux (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Artful 4.13 kernel needs the following upstream fixes for tun:

0ad646c81b2182f7fa67ec0c8c825e0ee165696d - tun: call dev_get_valid_name() before register_netdevice()

5c25f65fd1e42685f7ccd80e0621829c105785d9 - tun: allow positive return values on dev_get_valid_name() call

93161922c658c714715686cd0cf69b090cb9bf1d - tun/tap: sanitize TUNSETSNDBUF input

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Artful):
status: New → In Progress

This bug is awaiting verification that the kernel in -proposed solves the problem. Please test the kernel and update this bug with the results. If the problem is solved, change the tag 'verification-needed-artful' to 'verification-done-artful'. If the problem still exists, change the tag 'verification-needed-artful' to 'verification-failed-artful'.

If verification is not done by 5 working days from today, this fix will be dropped from the source code, and this bug will be closed.

See for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Thank you!

tags: added: verification-needed-artful
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