Commit 57240d00 authored by R. Parameswaran's avatar R. Parameswaran Committed by David S. Miller

l2tp: device MTU setup, tunnel socket needs a lock

The MTU overhead calculation in L2TP device set-up
merged via commit b784e7eb
needs to be adjusted to lock the tunnel socket while
referencing the sub-data structures to derive the
socket's IP overhead.
Reported-by: default avatarGuillaume Nault <>
Tested-by: default avatarGuillaume Nault <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarR. Parameswaran <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 4a6e3c5d
......@@ -298,7 +298,7 @@ int kernel_sendpage(struct socket *sock, struct page *page, int offset,
int kernel_sock_ioctl(struct socket *sock, int cmd, unsigned long arg);
int kernel_sock_shutdown(struct socket *sock, enum sock_shutdown_cmd how);
/* Following routine returns the IP overhead imposed by a socket. */
/* Routine returns the IP overhead imposed by a (caller-protected) socket. */
u32 kernel_sock_ip_overhead(struct sock *sk);
#define MODULE_ALIAS_NETPROTO(proto) \
......@@ -225,7 +225,9 @@ static void l2tp_eth_adjust_mtu(struct l2tp_tunnel *tunnel,
dev->needed_headroom += session->hdr_len;
l3_overhead = kernel_sock_ip_overhead(tunnel->sock);
if (l3_overhead == 0) {
/* L3 Overhead couldn't be identified, this could be
* because tunnel->sock was NULL or the socket's
......@@ -3360,7 +3360,7 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(kernel_sock_shutdown);
/* This routine returns the IP overhead imposed by a socket i.e.
* the length of the underlying IP header, depending on whether
* this is an IPv4 or IPv6 socket and the length from IP options turned
* on at the socket.
* on at the socket. Assumes that the caller has a lock on the socket.
u32 kernel_sock_ip_overhead(struct sock *sk)
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