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authorEric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com>2015-05-09 02:09:13 (GMT)
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2015-05-11 14:50:17 (GMT)
commit11aa9c28b4209242a9de0a661a7b3405adb568a0 (patch)
treed0dda021d89c17c54d54d227269f937d2d73b542 /net/netlink
parenteeb1bd5c40edb0e2fd925c8535e2fdebdbc5cef2 (diff)
net: Pass kern from net_proto_family.create to sk_alloc
In preparation for changing how struct net is refcounted on kernel sockets pass the knowledge that we are creating a kernel socket from sock_create_kern through to sk_alloc. Signed-off-by: "Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net/netlink')
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/net/netlink/af_netlink.c b/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
index a5fff75..be6665a 100644
--- a/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
+++ b/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
@@ -1119,14 +1119,15 @@ static struct proto netlink_proto = {
static int __netlink_create(struct net *net, struct socket *sock,
- struct mutex *cb_mutex, int protocol)
+ struct mutex *cb_mutex, int protocol,
+ int kern)
struct sock *sk;
struct netlink_sock *nlk;
sock->ops = &netlink_ops;
- sk = sk_alloc(net, PF_NETLINK, GFP_KERNEL, &netlink_proto);
+ sk = sk_alloc(net, PF_NETLINK, GFP_KERNEL, &netlink_proto, kern);
if (!sk)
return -ENOMEM;
@@ -1188,7 +1189,7 @@ static int netlink_create(struct net *net, struct socket *sock, int protocol,
if (err < 0)
goto out;
- err = __netlink_create(net, sock, cb_mutex, protocol);
+ err = __netlink_create(net, sock, cb_mutex, protocol, kern);
if (err < 0)
goto out_module;
@@ -2515,14 +2516,12 @@ __netlink_kernel_create(struct net *net, int unit, struct module *module,
if (sock_create_lite(PF_NETLINK, SOCK_DGRAM, unit, &sock))
return NULL;
* We have to just have a reference on the net from sk, but don't
* get_net it. Besides, we cannot get and then put the net here.
* So we create one inside init_net and the move it to net.
- if (__netlink_create(&init_net, sock, cb_mutex, unit) < 0)
+ if (__netlink_create(&init_net, sock, cb_mutex, unit, 0) < 0)
goto out_sock_release_nosk;
sk = sock->sk;

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