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Date:	Sun, 19 Aug 2012 01:02:20 +0800
From:	Cong Wang <>
Cc:	David Miller <>,,
	Cong Wang <>
Subject: [Patch] netconsole: remove a redundant netconsole_target_put()

This netconsole_target_put() is obviously redundant, and it
causes a kernel segfault when removing a bridge device which has
netconsole running on it.

This is caused by:

	commit 8d8fc29d02a33e4bd5f4fa47823c1fd386346093
	Author: Amerigo Wang <>
	Date:   Thu May 19 21:39:10 2011 +0000

	    netpoll: disable netpoll when enslave a device

Cc: David Miller <>
 (for all 3.x stable releases)
Signed-off-by: Cong Wang <>

diff --git a/drivers/net/netconsole.c b/drivers/net/netconsole.c
index f0ad56c..b332112 100644
--- a/drivers/net/netconsole.c
+++ b/drivers/net/netconsole.c
@@ -643,7 +643,6 @@ static int netconsole_netdev_event(struct notifier_block *this,
 					nt-> = NULL;
-					netconsole_target_put(nt);
 				nt->enabled = 0;
 				stopped = true;
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