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Date:   Tue, 8 Sep 2020 23:25:41 +0800
From:   "luobin (L)" <>
To:     Jakub Kicinski <>
CC:     <>, <>,
        <>, <>,
        <>, <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] hinic: fix rewaking txq after netif_tx_disable

On 2020/9/8 5:28, Jakub Kicinski wrote:
> On Mon, 7 Sep 2020 22:15:16 +0800 Luo bin wrote:
>> When calling hinic_close in hinic_set_channels, all queues are
>> stopped after netif_tx_disable, but some queue may be rewaken in
>> free_tx_poll by mistake while drv is handling tx irq. If one queue
>> is rewaken core may call hinic_xmit_frame to send pkt after
>> netif_tx_disable within a short time which may results in accessing
>> memory that has been already freed in hinic_close. So we judge
>> whether the netdev is in down state before waking txq in free_tx_poll
>> to fix this bug.
> The right fix is to call napi_disable() _before_ you call
> netif_tx_disable(), not after, like hinic_close() does.
> .
Will fix. Thanks for your review.

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