Patchwork [3/3] sit: used time_before for comparing jiffies

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Submitter Wei Yongjun
Date Feb. 20, 2009, 4:07 a.m.
Message ID <499E2C68.7070006@cn.fujitsu.com>
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Permalink /patch/23466/
State Rejected
Delegated to: David Miller
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Wei Yongjun - Feb. 20, 2009, 4:07 a.m.
The functions time_before is more robust for comparing
jiffies against other values.

Signed-off-by: Wei Yongjun <yjwei@cn.fujitsu.com>
---
 net/ipv6/sit.c |    5 +++--
 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/net/ipv6/sit.c b/net/ipv6/sit.c
index d3467e5..26915ef 100644
--- a/net/ipv6/sit.c
+++ b/net/ipv6/sit.c
@@ -454,7 +454,7 @@  static int ipip6_err(struct sk_buff *skb, u32 info)
 	if (t->parms.iph.ttl == 0 && type == ICMP_TIME_EXCEEDED)
 		goto out;
 
-	if (jiffies - t->err_time < IPTUNNEL_ERR_TIMEO)
+	if (time_before(jiffies, t->err_time + IPTUNNEL_ERR_TIMEO))
 		t->err_count++;
 	else
 		t->err_count = 1;
@@ -658,7 +658,8 @@  static int ipip6_tunnel_xmit(struct sk_buff *skb, struct net_device *dev)
 	}
 
 	if (tunnel->err_count > 0) {
-		if (jiffies - tunnel->err_time < IPTUNNEL_ERR_TIMEO) {
+		if (time_before(jiffies,
+				tunnel->err_time + IPTUNNEL_ERR_TIMEO)) {
 			tunnel->err_count--;
 			dst_link_failure(skb);
 		} else