Re: [PATCH net v2] ipv6: fix rtnl locking in setsockopt for anycast and multicast

From: David Miller
Date: Fri Sep 05 2014 - 14:53:12 EST

From: Sabrina Dubroca <sd@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:29:29 +0200

> Calling setsockopt with IPV6_JOIN_ANYCAST or IPV6_LEAVE_ANYCAST
> triggers the assertion in addrconf_join_solict()/addrconf_leave_solict()
> ipv6_sock_ac_join(), ipv6_sock_ac_drop(), ipv6_sock_ac_close() need to
> take RTNL before calling ipv6_dev_ac_inc/dec. Same thing with
> ipv6_sock_mc_join(), ipv6_sock_mc_drop(), ipv6_sock_mc_close() before
> calling ipv6_dev_mc_inc/dec.
> This patch moves ASSERT_RTNL() up a level in the call stack.
> Signed-off-by: Cong Wang <xiyou.wangcong@xxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Sabrina Dubroca <sd@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Reported-by: Tommi Rantala <tt.rantala@xxxxxxxxx>

Applied and queued up for -stable, thanks.
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