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Date:	Thu, 19 Jun 2008 19:08:54 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 3/8] bridge: Check return of

From: Wang Chen <>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2008 08:55:00 +0800


> @@ -389,7 +389,10 @@ int br_add_if(struct net_bridge *br, struct net_device *dev)
>  		goto err2;
>  	rcu_assign_pointer(dev->br_port, p);
> -	dev_set_promiscuity(dev, 1);
> +	/* If promiscuity overflow, return error */
> +	err = dev_set_promiscuity(dev, 1);
> +	if (err)
> +		goto err3;

Fixup this comment as I directed in my feedback for the previous patches.
These just look like turds all over the tree that you are adding for every
single dev_set_promiscuity() call site and it adds nothing to readability
or understandability of the code.

Anyways, Stephen also wanted you to implement this a different way.
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