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authorHannes Frederic Sowa <hannes@stressinduktion.org>2013-10-21 06:17:15 +0200
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>2013-11-04 04:31:05 -0800
commit8df627daa0bde7de4236ab68ef2dded12ab624c8 (patch)
treeb3aa94d66f9e64399a9af6d8578762610cd549f3 /net
parent2332d212926aaa92d4164482f6f7583c0f796647 (diff)
downloadvexpress-lsk-8df627daa0bde7de4236ab68ef2dded12ab624c8.tar.gz
ipv6: probe routes asynchronous in rt6_probe
[ Upstream commit c2f17e827b419918c856131f592df9521e1a38e3 ] Routes need to be probed asynchronous otherwise the call stack gets exhausted when the kernel attemps to deliver another skb inline, like e.g. xt_TEE does, and we probe at the same time. We update neigh->updated still at once, otherwise we would send to many probes. Cc: Julian Anastasov <ja@ssi.bg> Signed-off-by: Hannes Frederic Sowa <hannes@stressinduktion.org> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'net')
-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 225de3ec835..3c1f493ccc6 100644
--- a/net/ipv6/route.c
+++ b/net/ipv6/route.c
@@ -473,6 +473,24 @@ 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;
@@ -496,17 +514,23 @@ 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);