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-rw-r--r--net/ipv6/route.c38
1 files changed, 31 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/net/ipv6/route.c b/net/ipv6/route.c
index c1ee3813e1a..f54e3a10109 100644
--- a/net/ipv6/route.c
+++ b/net/ipv6/route.c
@@ -476,6 +476,24 @@ out:
}
#ifdef CONFIG_IPV6_ROUTER_PREF
+struct __rt6_probe_work {
+ struct work_struct work;
+ struct in6_addr target;
+ struct net_device *dev;
+};
+
+static void rt6_probe_deferred(struct work_struct *w)
+{
+ struct in6_addr mcaddr;
+ struct __rt6_probe_work *work =
+ container_of(w, struct __rt6_probe_work, work);
+
+ addrconf_addr_solict_mult(&work->target, &mcaddr);
+ ndisc_send_ns(work->dev, NULL, &work->target, &mcaddr, NULL);
+ dev_put(work->dev);
+ kfree(w);
+}
+
static void rt6_probe(struct rt6_info *rt)
{
struct neighbour *neigh;
@@ -499,17 +517,23 @@ static void rt6_probe(struct rt6_info *rt)
if (!neigh ||
time_after(jiffies, neigh->updated + rt->rt6i_idev->cnf.rtr_probe_interval)) {
- struct in6_addr mcaddr;
- struct in6_addr *target;
+ struct __rt6_probe_work *work;
+
+ work = kmalloc(sizeof(*work), GFP_ATOMIC);
- if (neigh) {
+ if (neigh && work)
neigh->updated = jiffies;
+
+ if (neigh)
write_unlock(&neigh->lock);
- }
- target = (struct in6_addr *)&rt->rt6i_gateway;
- addrconf_addr_solict_mult(target, &mcaddr);
- ndisc_send_ns(rt->dst.dev, NULL, target, &mcaddr, NULL);
+ if (work) {
+ INIT_WORK(&work->work, rt6_probe_deferred);
+ work->target = rt->rt6i_gateway;
+ dev_hold(rt->dst.dev);
+ work->dev = rt->dst.dev;
+ schedule_work(&work->work);
+ }
} else {
out:
write_unlock(&neigh->lock);