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Date:	Thu, 24 Jun 2010 20:54:01 -0700
Subject: [patch 1/1] fix "netpoll: Allow netpoll_setup/cleanup recursion"

From: Andrew Morton <>

Remove rtnl_unlock() which had no corresponding rtnl_lock().

Acked-by: Herbert Xu <>
Cc: David S. Miller <>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <>

 net/core/netpoll.c |    1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)

diff -puN net/core/netpoll.c~fix-netpoll-allow-netpoll_setup-cleanup-recursion net/core/netpoll.c
--- a/net/core/netpoll.c~fix-netpoll-allow-netpoll_setup-cleanup-recursion
+++ a/net/core/netpoll.c
@@ -748,7 +748,6 @@ int __netpoll_setup(struct netpoll *np)
 	/* last thing to do is link it to the net device structure */
 	rcu_assign_pointer(ndev->npinfo, npinfo);
-	rtnl_unlock();
 	return 0;
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