diff mbox

[RFCv2,bluetooth-next,04/19] 6lowpan: hold netdev while unregister

Message ID 20160807143056.3116-5-aar@pengutronix.de (mailing list archive)
State New, archived
Headers show

Commit Message

Alexander Aring Aug. 7, 2016, 2:30 p.m. UTC
I saw that unregister_netdevice will also free the netdev by running
dev_put. This may clash run debugfs exist, because it use netdevice
private data room.

Signed-off-by: Alexander Aring <aar@pengutronix.de>
 net/6lowpan/core.c | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)
diff mbox


diff --git a/net/6lowpan/core.c b/net/6lowpan/core.c
index 5945f7e..00ffab3 100644
--- a/net/6lowpan/core.c
+++ b/net/6lowpan/core.c
@@ -62,8 +62,10 @@  EXPORT_SYMBOL(lowpan_register_netdev);
 void lowpan_unregister_netdevice(struct net_device *dev)
+	dev_hold(dev);
+	dev_put(dev);