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Date:	Thu, 07 Feb 2008 11:24:17 +0100
From:	Claudio Lanconelli <lanconelli.claudio@...ar.com>
To:	netdev@...r.kernel.org
CC:	David Brownell <david-b@...bell.net>
Subject: Re: [patch 2.6.24-git] net/enc28j60: oops fix

David Brownell wrote:
> Prevent oops on enc28j60 packet RX:  make sure buffers are aligned.
> Not all architectures support unaligned accesses in kernel space.
>
> Signed-off-by: David Brownell <dbrownell@...rs.sourceforge.net>
>   

Acked-by: Claudio Lanconelli <lanconelli.claudio@...ar.com>

> ---
>  drivers/net/enc28j60.c |    3 ++-
>  1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
>
> --- a/drivers/net/enc28j60.c	2008-02-06 09:29:00.000000000 -0800
> +++ b/drivers/net/enc28j60.c	2008-02-06 09:30:03.000000000 -0800
> @@ -900,7 +900,7 @@ static void enc28j60_hw_rx(struct net_de
>  		if (RSV_GETBIT(rxstat, RSV_LENCHECKERR))
>  			ndev->stats.rx_frame_errors++;
>  	} else {
> -		skb = dev_alloc_skb(len);
> +		skb = dev_alloc_skb(len + NET_IP_ALIGN);
>  		if (!skb) {
>  			if (netif_msg_rx_err(priv))
>  				dev_err(&ndev->dev,
> @@ -908,6 +908,7 @@ static void enc28j60_hw_rx(struct net_de
>  			ndev->stats.rx_dropped++;
>  		} else {
>  			skb->dev = ndev;
> +			skb_reserve(skb, NET_IP_ALIGN);
>  			/* copy the packet from the receive buffer */
>  			enc28j60_mem_read(priv, priv->next_pk_ptr + sizeof(rsv),
>  					len, skb_put(skb, len));
>
>
>   

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