Commit 89ebd197 authored by David S. Miller's avatar David S. Miller
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[TCP]: Unconditionally clear TCP_NAGLE_PUSH in skb_entail().

Intention of this bit is to force pushing of the existing
send queue when TCP_CORK or TCP_NODELAY state changes via

But it's easy to create a situation where the bit never
clears.  For example, if the send queue starts empty:

2) clear TCP_NODELAY
3) set TCP_CORK
4) do small write()

The current code will leave TCP_NAGLE_PUSH set after that
sequence.  Unconditionally clearing the bit when new data
is added via skb_entail() solves the problem.
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 0fbbeb1b
......@@ -584,7 +584,7 @@ static inline void skb_entail(struct sock *sk, struct tcp_sock *tp,
sk_charge_skb(sk, skb);
if (!sk->sk_send_head)
sk->sk_send_head = skb;
else if (tp->nonagle&TCP_NAGLE_PUSH)
if (tp->nonagle & TCP_NAGLE_PUSH)
tp->nonagle &= ~TCP_NAGLE_PUSH;
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