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Date:   Mon, 9 Mar 2020 11:25:50 +0100
From:   Marc Kleine-Budde <mkl@...gutronix.de>
To:     David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:     socketcan@...tkopp.net, linux-can@...r.kernel.org,
        netdev@...r.kernel.org,
        syzbot+c3ea30e1e2485573f953@...kaller.appspotmail.com,
        dvyukov@...gle.com, j.vosburgh@...il.com, vfalico@...il.com,
        andy@...yhouse.net, stable@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] bonding: do not enslave CAN devices

On 3/7/20 6:13 AM, David Miller wrote:
> From: Marc Kleine-Budde <mkl@...gutronix.de>
> Date: Fri, 6 Mar 2020 15:12:48 +0100
> 
>> On 3/2/20 8:12 PM, David Miller wrote:
>>> From: Oliver Hartkopp <socketcan@...tkopp.net>
>>> Date: Mon, 2 Mar 2020 09:45:41 +0100
>>>
>>>> I don't know yet whether it makes sense to have CAN bonding/team
>>>> devices. But if so we would need some more investigation. For now
>>>> disabling CAN interfaces for bonding/team devices seems to be
>>>> reasonable.
>>>
>>> Every single interesting device that falls into a special use case
>>> like CAN is going to be tempted to add a similar check.
>>>
>>> I don't want to set this precedence.
>>>
>>> Check that the devices you get passed are actually CAN devices, it's
>>> easy, just compare the netdev_ops and make sure they equal the CAN
>>> ones.
>>
>> Sorry, I'm not really sure how to implement this check.
> 
> Like this:
> 
> if (netdev->ops != &can_netdev_ops)
> 	return;

There is no single can_netdev_ops. The netdev_ops are per CAN-network
driver. But the ml_priv is used in the generic CAN code.

regards,
Marc

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