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Date:	Thu, 6 Feb 2014 14:18:14 -0800
From:	Cong Wang <>
To:	Toshiaki Makita <>
Cc:	Stephen Hemminger <>,
	netdev <>
Subject: Re: Fw: [Bug 70071] New: Sending netconsole messages over a bridged
 network interface doesn't work anymore

On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 12:52 AM, Toshiaki Makita
<> wrote:
> (2014/02/06 15:49), Cong Wang wrote:
>> On Wed, Feb 5, 2014 at 9:44 PM, Toshiaki Makita
>> <> wrote:
>>> Tested this patch with latest net-tree and netconsole works with it.
>>> But I thinks it is better to move that "if" to br_add_if() because if we
>>> don't have npinfo, we don't have to alloc p->np in br_add_if(), right?
>> Hmm, we shouldn't handle netpoll-specific code inside br_add_if(),
>> we probably need the attached patch instead. Please give it
>> a try, or I will test it tomorrow, it's too late here.
> I tested whether netconsole works and whether it can be built
> with/without CONFIG_NET_POLL_CONTROLLER, and couldn't find any problem.
> This looks good to me.

Excellent! I will send it formally.

Thanks for testing!
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