[PATCH 3.12 66/66] batman: fix a bogus warning from batadv_is_on_batman_iface()

From: Jiri Slaby
Date: Sat Dec 06 2014 - 10:11:37 EST

From: Cong Wang <cwang@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

3.12-stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


commit b6ed5498601df40489606dbc14a9c7011c16630b upstream.

batman tries to search dev->iflink to check if it's a batman interface,
but ->iflink could be 0, which is not a valid ifindex. It should just
avoid iflink == 0 case.

Reported-by: Jet Chen <jet.chen@xxxxxxxxx>
Tested-by: Jet Chen <jet.chen@xxxxxxxxx>
Cc: David S. Miller <davem@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Steffen Klassert <steffen.klassert@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Antonio Quartulli <antonio@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Marek Lindner <mareklindner@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Cong Wang <xiyou.wangcong@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Cong Wang <cwang@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Jiri Slaby <jslaby@xxxxxxx>
net/batman-adv/hard-interface.c | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/net/batman-adv/hard-interface.c b/net/batman-adv/hard-interface.c
index c478e6bcf89b..75f8c72a1f8f 100644
--- a/net/batman-adv/hard-interface.c
+++ b/net/batman-adv/hard-interface.c
@@ -83,7 +83,7 @@ static bool batadv_is_on_batman_iface(const struct net_device *net_dev)
return true;

/* no more parents..stop recursion */
- if (net_dev->iflink == net_dev->ifindex)
+ if (net_dev->iflink == 0 || net_dev->iflink == net_dev->ifindex)
return false;

/* recurse over the parent device */

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