Patchwork netfilter 30/41: auto-load ip6_queue module when socket opened

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Submitter Patrick McHardy
Date March 24, 2009, 2:03 p.m.
Message ID <20090324140342.31401.31452.sendpatchset@x2.localnet>
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Permalink /patch/24981/
State Accepted
Delegated to: David Miller
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Patrick McHardy - March 24, 2009, 2:03 p.m.
commit 26c3b6780618f09abb5f7e03b09b13dbb8e8aa24
Author: Scott James Remnant <scott@canonical.com>
Date:   Mon Mar 16 15:30:14 2009 +0100

    netfilter: auto-load ip6_queue module when socket opened
    
    The ip6_queue module is missing the net-pf-16-proto-13 alias that would
    cause it to be auto-loaded when a socket of that type is opened.  This
    patch adds the alias.
    
    Signed-off-by: Scott James Remnant <scott@canonical.com>
    Signed-off-by: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner@canonical.com>
    Signed-off-by: Patrick McHardy <kaber@trash.net>

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Patch

diff --git a/net/ipv6/netfilter/ip6_queue.c b/net/ipv6/netfilter/ip6_queue.c
index 5859c04..b693f84 100644
--- a/net/ipv6/netfilter/ip6_queue.c
+++ b/net/ipv6/netfilter/ip6_queue.c
@@ -643,6 +643,7 @@  static void __exit ip6_queue_fini(void)
 
 MODULE_DESCRIPTION("IPv6 packet queue handler");
 MODULE_LICENSE("GPL");
+MODULE_ALIAS_NET_PF_PROTO(PF_NETLINK, NETLINK_IP6_FW);
 
 module_init(ip6_queue_init);
 module_exit(ip6_queue_fini);