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Date:	Fri, 16 Mar 2012 16:54:14 +0800
From:	roy.qing.li@...il.com
To:	netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH] ipv6: Don't dev_hold(dev) in ip6_mc_find_dev_rcu.

From: RongQing.Li <roy.qing.li@...il.com>

ip6_mc_find_dev_rcu() is called with rcu_read_lock(), so don't
need to dev_hold().
With dev_hold(), not corresponding dev_put(), will lead to leak.

Signed-off-by: RongQing.Li <roy.qing.li@...il.com>
---
 net/ipv6/mcast.c |    1 -
 1 files changed, 0 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/net/ipv6/mcast.c b/net/ipv6/mcast.c
index b853f06..16c33e3 100644
--- a/net/ipv6/mcast.c
+++ b/net/ipv6/mcast.c
@@ -257,7 +257,6 @@ static struct inet6_dev *ip6_mc_find_dev_rcu(struct net *net,
 
 		if (rt) {
 			dev = rt->dst.dev;
-			dev_hold(dev);
 			dst_release(&rt->dst);
 		}
 	} else
-- 
1.7.1

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