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Date:	Tue, 24 May 2011 01:12:12 -0400 (EDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ipv6: xfrm6: fix dubious code

From: Steffen Klassert <>
Date: Tue, 24 May 2011 07:02:42 +0200

> I think we can return the value directly like ipv4 does it. xfrm6_rcv_spi()
> returns the return value of xfrm_input() which returns 0 in any case.

Indeed, works for me:

ipv6: Fix return of xfrm6_tunnel_rcv()

Like ipv4, just return xfrm6_rcv_spi()'s return value directly.

Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <>
 net/ipv6/xfrm6_tunnel.c |    2 +-
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/net/ipv6/xfrm6_tunnel.c b/net/ipv6/xfrm6_tunnel.c
index a6770a0..4fe1db1 100644
--- a/net/ipv6/xfrm6_tunnel.c
+++ b/net/ipv6/xfrm6_tunnel.c
@@ -241,7 +241,7 @@ static int xfrm6_tunnel_rcv(struct sk_buff *skb)
 	__be32 spi;
 	spi = xfrm6_tunnel_spi_lookup(net, (const xfrm_address_t *)&iph->saddr);
-	return xfrm6_rcv_spi(skb, IPPROTO_IPV6, spi) > 0 ? : 0;
+	return xfrm6_rcv_spi(skb, IPPROTO_IPV6, spi);
 static int xfrm6_tunnel_err(struct sk_buff *skb, struct inet6_skb_parm *opt,

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