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Date:   Thu, 03 Mar 2022 16:20:10 +0000
To:     Vladimir Oltean <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] net: dcb: disable softirqs in dcbnl_flush_dev()


This patch was applied to netdev/net.git (master)
by Jakub Kicinski <>:

On Wed,  2 Mar 2022 21:39:39 +0200 you wrote:
> Ido Schimmel points out that since commit 52cff74eef5d ("dcbnl : Disable
> software interrupts before taking dcb_lock"), the DCB API can be called
> by drivers from softirq context.
> One such in-tree example is the chelsio cxgb4 driver:
> dcb_rpl
> -> cxgb4_dcb_handle_fw_update
>    -> dcb_ieee_setapp
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net] net: dcb: disable softirqs in dcbnl_flush_dev()

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