Commit 7df5cb75 authored by Subash Abhinov Kasiviswanathan's avatar Subash Abhinov Kasiviswanathan Committed by David S. Miller

dev: Defer free of skbs in flush_backlog

IRQs are disabled when freeing skbs in input queue.
Use the IRQ safe variant to free skbs here.

Fixes: 145dd5f9 ("net: flush the softnet backlog in process context")
Signed-off-by: default avatarSubash Abhinov Kasiviswanathan <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent af9f691f
......@@ -5601,7 +5601,7 @@ static void flush_backlog(struct work_struct *work)
skb_queue_walk_safe(&sd->input_pkt_queue, skb, tmp) {
if (skb->dev->reg_state == NETREG_UNREGISTERING) {
__skb_unlink(skb, &sd->input_pkt_queue);
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