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Date:	Wed, 3 Feb 2016 09:39:17 +0100
From:	Hannes Frederic Sowa <>
To:	Eric Dumazet <>,
	Dave Jones <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] ipv6: fix a lockdep splat

On 03.02.2016 02:55, Eric Dumazet wrote:
> From: Eric Dumazet <>
> Silence lockdep false positive about rcu_dereference() being
> used in the wrong context.
> First one should use rcu_dereference_protected() as we own the spinlock.
> Second one should be a normal assignation, as no barrier is needed.

Acked-by: Hannes Frederic Sowa <>

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