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authorEric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com>2010-05-16 00:36:33 -0700
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2010-05-16 00:36:33 -0700
commita465419b1febb603821f924805529cff89cafeed (patch)
tree5131fa2dbf624ebeb6cf61bf4dc1bc9464fe0bbd /net/ipv6
parent3b098e2d7c693796cc4dffb07caa249fc0f70771 (diff)
downloadlinux-2.6.34-ux500-a465419b1febb603821f924805529cff89cafeed.tar.gz
net: Introduce sk_route_nocaps
TCP-MD5 sessions have intermittent failures, when route cache is invalidated. ip_queue_xmit() has to find a new route, calls sk_setup_caps(sk, &rt->u.dst), destroying the sk->sk_route_caps &= ~NETIF_F_GSO_MASK that MD5 desperately try to make all over its way (from tcp_transmit_skb() for example) So we send few bad packets, and everything is fine when tcp_transmit_skb() is called again for this socket. Since ip_queue_xmit() is at a lower level than TCP-MD5, I chose to use a socket field, sk_route_nocaps, containing bits to mask on sk_route_caps. Reported-by: Bhaskar Dutta <bhaskie@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net/ipv6')
-rw-r--r--net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c4
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c b/net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c
index 6603511e367..2b7c3a100e2 100644
--- a/net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c
+++ b/net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c
@@ -604,7 +604,7 @@ static int tcp_v6_md5_do_add(struct sock *sk, struct in6_addr *peer,
kfree(newkey);
return -ENOMEM;
}
- sk->sk_route_caps &= ~NETIF_F_GSO_MASK;
+ sk_nocaps_add(sk, NETIF_F_GSO_MASK);
}
if (tcp_alloc_md5sig_pool(sk) == NULL) {
kfree(newkey);
@@ -741,7 +741,7 @@ static int tcp_v6_parse_md5_keys (struct sock *sk, char __user *optval,
return -ENOMEM;
tp->md5sig_info = p;
- sk->sk_route_caps &= ~NETIF_F_GSO_MASK;
+ sk_nocaps_add(sk, NETIF_F_GSO_MASK);
}
newkey = kmemdup(cmd.tcpm_key, cmd.tcpm_keylen, GFP_KERNEL);