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authorKen-ichirou MATSUZAWA <chamaken@gmail.com>2015-08-28 07:05:20 (GMT)
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2015-08-29 05:25:42 (GMT)
commit7084a315897715776d1764f5fd9250609e515beb (patch)
tree463dba9a70f3fa0df25bf01b4c9c224779242ced /net/netlink
parent0a6a3a23ea6efde079a5b77688541a98bf202721 (diff)
netlink: mmap: fix lookup frame position
__netlink_lookup_frame() was always called with the same "pos" value in netlink_forward_ring(). It will look at the same ring entry header over and over again, every time through this loop. Then cycle through the whole ring, advancing ring->head, not "pos" until it equals the "ring->head != head" loop test fails. Signed-off-by: Ken-ichirou MATSUZAWA <chamas@h4.dion.ne.jp> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net/netlink')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/net/netlink/af_netlink.c b/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
index 3eea0b2..7965ca7 100644
--- a/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
+++ b/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
@@ -611,11 +611,11 @@ static void netlink_increment_head(struct netlink_ring *ring)
static void netlink_forward_ring(struct netlink_ring *ring)
- unsigned int head = ring->head, pos = head;
+ unsigned int head = ring->head;
const struct nl_mmap_hdr *hdr;
do {
- hdr = __netlink_lookup_frame(ring, pos);
+ hdr = __netlink_lookup_frame(ring, ring->head);
if (hdr->nm_status == NL_MMAP_STATUS_UNUSED)
if (hdr->nm_status != NL_MMAP_STATUS_SKIP)

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