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Date:	Fri, 3 May 2013 12:01:02 +0800
From:	Herbert Xu <herbert@...dor.apana.org.au>
To:	Cong Wang <amwang@...hat.com>
Cc:	netdev@...r.kernel.org,
	Stephen Hemminger <stephen@...workplumber.org>,
	"David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
	Adam Baker <linux@...er-net.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [Patch net-next v3 2/3] bridge: only expire the mdb entry when
 query is received

On Fri, May 03, 2013 at 11:50:22AM +0800, Cong Wang wrote:
> On Thu, 2013-05-02 at 09:59 +0800, Herbert Xu wrote:
> > On Tue, Apr 30, 2013 at 03:10:18PM +0800, Cong Wang wrote:
> > >
> > > @@ -1275,7 +1277,7 @@ static void br_multicast_leave_group(struct net_bridge *br,
> > >  		     br->multicast_last_member_interval;
> > >  
> > >  	if (!port) {
> > > -		if (mp->mglist &&
> > > +		if (mp->mglist && mp->timer_armed &&
> > >  		    (timer_pending(&mp->timer) ?
> > >  		     time_after(mp->timer.expires, time) :
> > >  		     try_to_del_timer_sync(&mp->timer) >= 0)) {
> > 
> > This whole section of code should now be removed since we're now
> > only arming the timer in response to a query to that group.  Of
> > course if we were the querier and sent out a query here then you'd
> > need to simulate the reception of a query.
> 
> Hmm, this piece of code is checking if bridge itself is in the mdb entry
> and if it just receives a leave, which seems still necessary... What am
> I missing?

I think I quoted the wrong hunk in the patch, I meant the code
that arms the timer should no longer be in the leave_group function
unless we just sent a query ourselves (and in that case the expiration
should also be adjusted accordingly).

Cheers,
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