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[net-2.6,4/6] net: fix nlmsg len size for skb when error bit is set.

Message ID 20090918005811.25594.48046.stgit@localhost.localdomain
State Changes Requested, archived
Delegated to: David Miller
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Kirsher, Jeffrey T Sept. 18, 2009, 12:58 a.m. UTC
From: John Fastabend <john.r.fastabend@intel.com>

Currently, the nlmsg->len field is not set correctly in  netlink_ack()
for ack messages that include the nlmsg of the error frame.  This
corrects the length field passed to __nlmsg_put to use the correct
payload size.

Signed-off-by: John Fastabend <john.r.fastabend@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Jeff Kirsher <jeffrey.t.kirsher@intel.com>

 net/netlink/af_netlink.c |    2 +-
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/net/netlink/af_netlink.c b/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
index 9934847..aa74011 100644
--- a/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
+++ b/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
@@ -1788,7 +1788,7 @@  void netlink_ack(struct sk_buff *in_skb, struct nlmsghdr *nlh, int err)
 	rep = __nlmsg_put(skb, NETLINK_CB(in_skb).pid, nlh->nlmsg_seq,
-			  NLMSG_ERROR, sizeof(struct nlmsgerr), 0);
+			  NLMSG_ERROR, payload, 0);
 	errmsg = nlmsg_data(rep);
 	errmsg->error = err;
 	memcpy(&errmsg->msg, nlh, err ? nlh->nlmsg_len : sizeof(*nlh));