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authorAndrei Warkentin <andreiw@motorola.com>2011-08-05 11:04:10 +0000
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2011-08-09 21:44:44 -0700
commit9be6dd6510fde5cfa2ab73f238754d38ee6797bc (patch)
treef64f94d8765e0a679ad4976dae4e16796e0324cb /net
parent8028837d71ba9904b17281b40f94b93e947fbe38 (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-9be6dd6510fde5cfa2ab73f238754d38ee6797bc.tar.gz
Bridge: Always send NETDEV_CHANGEADDR up on br MAC change.
This ensures the neighbor entries associated with the bridge dev are flushed, also invalidating the associated cached L2 headers. This means we br_add_if/br_del_if ports to implement hand-over and not wind up with bridge packets going out with stale MAC. This means we can also change MAC of port device and also not wind up with bridge packets going out with stale MAC. This builds on Stephen Hemminger's patch, also handling the br_del_if case and the port MAC change case. Cc: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@vyatta.com> Signed-off-by: Andrei Warkentin <andreiw@motorola.com> Acked-by: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@vyatta.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net')
-rw-r--r--net/bridge/br_if.c6
-rw-r--r--net/bridge/br_notify.c7
2 files changed, 11 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/net/bridge/br_if.c b/net/bridge/br_if.c
index 3176e2e13d9b..2cdf0070419f 100644
--- a/net/bridge/br_if.c
+++ b/net/bridge/br_if.c
@@ -417,6 +417,7 @@ put_back:
int br_del_if(struct net_bridge *br, struct net_device *dev)
{
struct net_bridge_port *p;
+ bool changed_addr;
p = br_port_get_rtnl(dev);
if (!p || p->br != br)
@@ -425,9 +426,12 @@ int br_del_if(struct net_bridge *br, struct net_device *dev)
del_nbp(p);
spin_lock_bh(&br->lock);
- br_stp_recalculate_bridge_id(br);
+ changed_addr = br_stp_recalculate_bridge_id(br);
spin_unlock_bh(&br->lock);
+ if (changed_addr)
+ call_netdevice_notifiers(NETDEV_CHANGEADDR, br->dev);
+
netdev_update_features(br->dev);
return 0;
diff --git a/net/bridge/br_notify.c b/net/bridge/br_notify.c
index 6545ee9591d1..a76b62135558 100644
--- a/net/bridge/br_notify.c
+++ b/net/bridge/br_notify.c
@@ -34,6 +34,7 @@ static int br_device_event(struct notifier_block *unused, unsigned long event, v
struct net_device *dev = ptr;
struct net_bridge_port *p;
struct net_bridge *br;
+ bool changed_addr;
int err;
/* register of bridge completed, add sysfs entries */
@@ -57,8 +58,12 @@ static int br_device_event(struct notifier_block *unused, unsigned long event, v
case NETDEV_CHANGEADDR:
spin_lock_bh(&br->lock);
br_fdb_changeaddr(p, dev->dev_addr);
- br_stp_recalculate_bridge_id(br);
+ changed_addr = br_stp_recalculate_bridge_id(br);
spin_unlock_bh(&br->lock);
+
+ if (changed_addr)
+ call_netdevice_notifiers(NETDEV_CHANGEADDR, br->dev);
+
break;
case NETDEV_CHANGE: