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Date:   Sat, 17 Dec 2022 05:20:16 +0000
To:     Jakub Kicinski <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] devlink: protect devlink dump by the instance lock


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

On Thu, 15 Dec 2022 20:41:22 -0800 you wrote:
> Take the instance lock around devlink_nl_fill() when dumping,
> doit takes it already.
> We are only dumping basic info so in the worst case we were risking
> data races around the reload statistics. Also note that the reloads
> themselves had not been under the instance lock until recently, so
> the selection of the Fixes tag is inherently questionable.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net] devlink: protect devlink dump by the instance lock

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