Re: çå: [PATCH] set fake_rtable'sdst to NULL to avoid kernel Oops.
From: Eric Dumazet
Date: Thu Mar 29 2012 - 04:52:08 EST
On Thu, 2012-03-29 at 14:40 +0800, Peter Huang (Peng) wrote:
> We already check current kernel-3.3, it has the same problem.
> I am not very sure that if this modify could cause other problems or not,
> Because I don't know where fake_rtable was used.
Check net/bridge/br_netfilter.c and commits e688a6048076 (net: introduce
DST_NOPEER dst flag ) 4adf0af6818f3ea5 (bridge: send correct MTU value
in PMTU (revised))
Apparently bug is because struct net_bridge is freed while its embedded
fake_rtable is still used by some packets.
I am not sure we are allowed to NULLify skb->dst, it might break
Maybe real fix would be to use a non embedded dst.
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